is a Share ? - Share Dealing
About Shares ?
is actually a part of a business. Shares are often referred to as
'equities' and outside the United Kingdom they are often called
you buy shares, you are buying ownership of a small part of a company.
The price of shares changes all the time. If a company does well,
then its shares are likely to rise. Prices can also fall so there
is a risk. But the fact is that shares have historically performed
better over the medium and long term than most alternative investments.
Major factors that affect share prices:
analysis and results
of investors - people buying shares drives the price up, people
selling shares sends the price down. Also company mergers and
of Online Share Dealers
provide general financial information, we urge you to consult an
Financial Adviser ( IFA )
before making any important decisions about your finances.