Investor Views: “I Ditched Cash ISAs and My Money Grew”

Private investor Alexandra Dawson tells Morningstar why she has chosen a ready-made portfolio of funds instead of keeping her savings in cash

Emma Simon 20 January, 2016 | 3:10PM

Corporate artist Alexandra Dawson started investing to provide for her family’s future.

I’ve been lucky, and saw market rise steadily for the first few years

She says: “I work in design and post-production, and do have a small company pension.  But I know this isn’t going to be enough to rely on when I’m older, so I want to try to save what I can.

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Jupiter European2,664.66 GBP-1.31
Schroder Tokyo A Acc £3.53 GBP-0.03

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Emma Simon

Emma Simon  is a financial journalist, specialising in investment and consumer issues, writing for Morningstar.co.uk

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