Investor Views: "It’s Never Too Late to Start Investing"

New investor Judith Pipe may be a grandmother, but this has not stopped her getting the grips with the stock market

Emma Simon 1 March, 2017 | 4:48PM

Judith Pipe is a retired English teacher who by her own admission has “never been interested in investing before”. This changed when she started looking into Junior ISA options for her grandchildren.

She explains: “I have my teachers’ pension, but I never had to make any decisions about where this money was invested. It was all sorted out for me.”

Pipe, who lives in Northamptonshire, says she has always had other financial priorities, such as paying off her mortgage.

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JPM Emerging Markets A Net Acc2.73 GBP-1.28
LF Lindsell Train UK Equity Acc436.45 GBP-0.63
Marlborough UK Micro Cap Growth A Acc710.26 GBP-0.62
Stewart Investors AsiaPac Ldrs A Acc GBP7.32 GBP-0.43
Witan Ord192.27 GBP1.95

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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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