For the private investor, there are plenty of tools to monitor stocks (e.g., Google Finance, Yahoo Finance). Following up on mutual funds or exchange traded funds (ETFs) is a bit more difficult.
To do so, check out the Portfolio section of the Morningstar web site (of your country). You can easily construct portfolios of funds and other instruments, which I find very useful.
As an example, I put together a list of global equity funds I like to follow, as well as a MSCI World ETF.
Over the past 5 years, it’s not been easy to beat this $#& tracker…