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About Morningstar

Our aim is to help individual investors make better investment decisions with the help of our global data, investing tools and independent research

Holly Cook 23 February, 2012 | 9:18AM

Welcome to Morningstar.co.uk!

About Morningstar
Morningstar was founded by Joe Mansueto in Chicago in 1984 to provide individual investors with much-needed fund analysis and commentary. Morningstar now has operations in 26 countries and offers investors data on approximately 330,000 investment offerings, including stocks, funds and similar vehicles. In addition to our global data and investment tools, our analysts provide independent research and ratings on thousands of stocks and funds, including OEICs, unit trusts, investment trusts and ETFs. Find out more about Morningstar on our company site.

About Morningstar.co.uk
Morningstar UK opened in London in 2000 and launched www.morningstar.co.uk in 2001. The website offers access to, and objective information on, more than 9,000 funds available for sale in the UK and 42,000 stocks worldwide. Our goal is to help individual investors and their advisers make better investment decisions. Every day at Morningstar.co.uk, users research investment funds, gain market insight and track their portfolios. Morningstar.co.uk is more than a research tool—it’s a learning centre for both novice and professional investors. The site offers educational guidance and independent editorial content produced by Morningstar experts based in London and around the world.

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The information contained within is for educational and informational purposes ONLY. It is not intended nor should it be considered an invitation or inducement to buy or sell a security or securities noted within nor should it be viewed as a communication intended to persuade or incite you to buy or sell security or securities noted within. Any commentary provided is the opinion of the author and should not be considered a personalised recommendation. The information contained within should not be a person's sole basis for making an investment decision. Please contact your financial professional before making an investment decision.

About Author Holly Cook

Holly Cook  is Managing Editor of Morningstar.co.uk