Investor Views: Why I'm Staying in the Market

Retired investor Graham Douglas is holding on through the volatility and staying invested in higher risk sectors such as technology, emerging markets and Japan

Emma Simon 24 January, 2019 | 2:46PM

Graham and Lesley Douglas

Graham Douglas, 66, lives with his wife Lesley near Harrogate, Yorkshire.

The couple, who are now both retired, have been investing for decades. As well as having a final salary pension – from his previous employment – Douglas also has ISA holdings and a small SIPP.

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Securities Mentioned in Article

Security NamePriceChange (%)Morningstar
Rating
AJ Bell PLC302.50 GBP0.00
AXA Framlington Global Technology Z Acc404.37 GBP2.09
Barings German Growth I GBP Acc643.96 GBP-0.97
Fundsmith Equity I Acc4.41 GBP2.48
Legg Mason IF Japan Equity X Acc4.14 GBP1.19
Mobius Investment Trust Ord68.40 GBP0.44
Smithson Investment Trust Ord1,076.29 GBP-1.62
Stewart Inv Indian Sbctnt Sustnby B GBP196.57 GBP-1.35

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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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