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Is the UK equity market your preferred option for income?

Is the UK equity market your preferred option for income?
Rio Tinto plc is a United Kingdom-based mining and metals company (credit: Reuters/David Gray)

The performance of UK equities this year has been buoyed by rising oil and commodity prices and interest rates, from which banks, oil and mining companies have benefited.

The sector had previously fallen out of favour with investors, mainly since Brexit.

But as these industries dominate the index the UK equity income market is feeling some love again.

So, could it become the preferred opinion for income for advisers?