High income funds can provide investors with a competitive regular income and are popular with investors who want to supplement their income. High income funds could invest in high yielding equities or fixed interest securities such as corporate bonds and gilts.
If you are interested in high income funds, you must be comfortable risking your capital in a bid to get higher returns. However, there is a wide range of high income funds, each with differing levels of investment risk from which to choose. However, if taking risks with your money is not something you want to consider, we have a wide choice of different investments that could suit you. Use our table to see a range of deals from leading providers:
High income funds can invest in equities, bonds or a combination of both, meaning that your capital is at risk. Other features of high income funds include:
- They can help you to diversify your portfolio
- They have the potential for high returns
- They are available from a number of fund managers