Last week, Standard Life marked down the value of the buildings its funds own by 5 per cent. Photograph: Getty Images

Standard Life has been forced to stop retail investors selling out of one of the UK’s largest property funds after rapid cash outflows were sparked by(...)

Neil Woodford:  to leave Invesco next April  to start his own business after a 25-year career that has given him an almost cult following among British investors.

Neil Woodford, one of the investment industry’s most closely watched fund managers, will leave Invesco Perpetual to start his own business after a 25-(...)