Successful investing

Guide: 7 valuable behaviours for successful investing

How do you grow your wealth when you’re investing? Selecting the appropriate investments is important, however, it’s not the only factor to achieving success. Your mindset and behaviours can also play a significant role.

Your approach to investing could influence the decisions you make when you start building your portfolio, such as how much risk you take. It could also play a role in how you respond to market movements, which may have a knockon effect on the long-term returns of your portfolio.

So, as well as considering which investments could help you reach your goals, you might also want to review your behaviours and the impact they could have.

Read our latest guide to discover the essentials you need to know.

7 valuable behaviours for successful investing

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A report in FTAdviser indicates that many investors aren’t taking any financial advice. Research found less than a quarter of British investors work with a financial professional, and more than 4 in 10 have never used a financial adviser.

A pension is a long-term investment not normally accessible until 55 (57 from April 2028). The fund value may fluctuate and can go down, which would have an impact on the level of pension benefits available.

The value of your investment can go down as well as up and you may not get back the full amount you invested.

Past performance is not a reliable indicator of future performance.

Please note: This guide is for general information only and does not constitute advice. This information is aimed at retail clients only.

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