Ryan Hughes – Head of Fund Selection, AJ Bell Investments

Ryan describes the different approaches to investment research and explains why it is important to look at more than just past performance when assessing fund managers. He also looks at the key attributes of successful fund managers, as well as some of the mistakes they can make.

The value of investments can go down as well as up and your client may not get back their original investment.

Past performance is not a guide to future performance and some investments need to be held for the long term.

For professional advisers use only.

Not to be used by retail clients.

All answers provided in this video are the views and opinions of the speakers and their business.