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Merryn Somerset Webb talks to economist and author Professor Steve Keen about Brexit, GDP and People's QE, and how cancelling debt could avert the next financial crisis.

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The industrial revolution paved the way for further periods of major innovation. Now a new wave of change could transform the fortunes of prescient investors, says Nick O'Connor.
When it comes to buying shares and funds, there are several investment platforms and brokers to choose from, with varying fees and charges. Find out which is best for you.
Nut lovers beware. We are facing a cashew supply crunch. Unusually hot and dry weather, a result of the El Niño phenomenon, has reduced crops in Vietnam and west Africa.

Book reviews

What's on our bookshelf

The Intelligent Investor, by Benjamin Graham
This is the book that no investor should be without
Concentrated Investing, by Allen Benello, Michael van Biema and Tobias Carlisle
An original approach to both value investing and diversification
The Defensive Value Investor, by John Kingham
An accessible and engaging guide for any stock-picking private investor
Postcapitalism: A Guide To Our Future, by Paul Mason
A thought-provoking work on capitalism, whether you agree with him or not


An easy way to buy Reits

Sarah Moore tips one great real-estate investment trust (Reit) to buy for those wanting to invest in property.

Invest with the Rothschilds

Think of this investment trust as a way to co-invest alongside Lord Rothschild, says David C Stevenson.

A novel way to beat loneliness in retirement

The Older Women’s Co-Housing (OWCH) project is building a community to look out for one another – not after one another.

Hang on to that final-salary scheme

Why would you give up a gold-plated final-salary pension for an inferior money-purchase scheme, asks David Prosser.

Popular fund platform hikes fees

Investment platform AJ Bell Youinvest has announced fee increases that could see some customers pay substantially more.

Investors should look abroad for income

One way to enhance diversification is by investing in an overseas currency. Professional investor Olly Russ tips three foreign-listed shares to buy now.

Money makers: The bike that makes Keanu Reeves giggle

It wasn’t enough for Hollywood actor Keanu Reeves to have the perfect motorbike. He had to have the company too.


Risers & fallers

What is financial martial law? could it be imposed in the UK?

Financial martial law is coming to Britain, says Tim Price. And it's a direct threat to your freedom.

Three tech stocks to watch in 2016

Read our free investing report to find out how you can take advantage of the technological revolution.

London’s Pending Property Crash

Collect your free report and find out how to profit from London’s imminent property price slump.