A research from the online investment platform Rplan.co.uk reveals that of over 2,000 retail mutual funds available in the UK, 40% have the second highest ranking of 6 for volatility –annualised volatility of between 15% and 24.99%. A further 25% of funds have the third highest ranking of 5 (annualised volatility of between 10% and […]
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