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Fiona Leake

I am a freelance writer who discovered my love for investing and making money from my Dad. Since then this interest has grown and now I love writing about investing and follow the market closely. My favourite companies are ones that are bringing something new to the market and smaller businesses with the potential to grow always catch my attention.

Why I’d invest in Lloyds today

Lloyds shares surged higher at Brexit deal hope. Here’s why I think that it’s time to buy. More »

2 5G stocks I’d invest in before 2020

The UK rollout of 5G will be in full swing by 2020. Here’s how I’m planning on cashing in beforehand. More »

Royal Mail vs SSE: Which falling share price should I buy?

The Royal Mail and SSE share prices have been falling recently. Should you invest in both or is one a value trap? More »

The RBS share price is rising, here’s why I’d invest now

The RBS (LSE:RBS) share price rose 12% in September; is it a worthy investment? More »

Forget the Metro Bank share price! Here’s why I’m banking on Lloyds instead

Metro Bank has plummeted more than 40%, here’s why I would avoid it and look elsewhere. More »

Forget Sirius Minerals! 2 FTSE 250 shares I’d buy instead

As Sirius Minerals crashes, here are two soaring FTSE 250 shares I’d put my money on. More »

Heading for a no-deal Brexit? 2 stocks I’d invest in now

While the Brexit uncertainty continues, here’s one stock that I think is safe and one riskier investment I still believe in. More »

2 dividend stocks I’d buy for a stable income

If you save the income from these yields, you might have a very healthy retirement fund. More »

One stock I’d buy and one I’d avoid if there’s a no-deal Brexit

The potential costs of a no-deal Brexit are great, but not all UK stocks should be avoided. More »

I believe these ‘5G’ stocks are set to sky-rocket in the next few years

5G should be revolutionary for mobile networks and I’m thinking of investing now before these stocks soar. More »

2 high-growth stocks I like that aren’t slowing down

These growth stocks look like brilliant long-term investments to add to my portfolio. More »

2 cheap FTSE 100 stocks I’d invest in today

These two stocks in the FTSE 100 (INDEXFTSE: UKX) strike me as criminally cheap, here’s why I’d invest. More »

2 reliable stocks I think you can buy and forget

If you’re looking for stable income stocks then I think these two companies could be worth investing in. More »

2 high-yielding stocks I would buy for a passive income

If you are a fan of large dividends, these two stocks might just be a dream come true. More »

2 FTSE 100 technology growth stocks I can’t ignore

Recent developments have lit fireworks under the share prices of these two FTSE 100 (INDEXFTSE: UKX) stocks, but is it too late to buy... More »

2 FTSE 250 growth stocks I would buy today

These two popular FTSE 250 (INDEXFTSE:MCX) stocks are on my investment wish list. More »

Why I would invest in this unloved dividend hero

Tobacco stocks are certainly not that appealing to investors at the moment, but I wouldn’t turn my nose up at this one just yet.... More »

2 stocks I’m no longer sceptical about

Many investors have been uncertain about these two stocks but I see a bright future ahead. More »

2 growth stocks that I would invest in today

I think that these two stocks simply can't be missed. Their prices may be high but their growth potential is huge. More »

2 hated stocks that I think are worth your money

These two stocks are some of the most shorted on the market, but I think it’s wrong to ignore them More »