In this edition, Stuart and Sonia look into why the majority of people buy funds over shares when they first begin investing and explain the surprising fact that seven out of 10 fund managers actually underperform the FTSE 100. They then ask how private investors can outperform the market, pointing toward three multibaggers of recent years: Domino's Pizza (LSE:DOM)Rangold Resources (LSE: RRS.L), and Tullow Oil (LSE:TLW)

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