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How to profit from the P2P revolution

The world is changing. New, powerful networks are changing the way we live, work and think. The MoneyWeek team have spent the last six months investigating the peer-to-peer phenomenon and would like to show you our best ideas of how you can profit from it.
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Everything you need to know about investment platforms

When it comes to buying shares and funds to put in your Isa, there are several investment platforms (also known as fund supermarkets) to choose from. Here's what you need to know.

How to make the new pension rules work for you

This short series of emails explains what has changed under the new pension rules, how it might affect you and what options there are to take advantage.

28 August 1837: Lea & Perrins begin making their sauce

On this day in 1837, Lea & Perrins started to manufacture its famous Worcester sauce for sale the following year. It was an instant success around the world.

Shale gas 'fracking' promises to transform Britain's energy market. Find out what it is, what it means, and how to invest.

From ADRs to Z scores, find explanations of all those terms you wish you understood, but were too embarrassed to ask about.

Two angry young men

Bill Bonner’s roofers complain about the economic situation in France.

The silver dilemma: five great reasons to buy – and two good reasons to sell

No metal is quite as erratic as silver – but its potential to make its buyers rich is huge. Dominic Frisby examines the charts to see where the price could be heading next.

How to handle the private investor’s trickiest dilemma

Selling a stock is often harder than buying one, says Bengt Saelensminde. But there are a few things you can do to put yourself ahead of the game.

The committee to blow up the world

The usual suspects are behind the big run-up in share prices, says Bill Bonner.

This wildly expensive tech stock is a massive buy

Spending a billion dollars on a ‘YouTube for gamers’ is an awful lot of money, says Ed Bowsher. But it could end up being a very smart move.

Risers & fallers

Profit from the dawn of the connected car

As self-driving and network-connected cars take to the roads, firms producing their kit and preventing cyber-attacks stand to profit, says Sam Volkering.

How to invest in a stocks and shares Isa

In this short video tutorial, Ed Bowsher runs through the nuts and bolts of opening a stocks and shares Isa, and gives you some investment ideas to consider.

How to invest in British fracking

David Stevenson takes an investor's view of fracking and shows you the real story behind this monumental opportunity, in a thought-provoking new video - Capital at risk


Is a rally underway in the gold market?

Gold price spread betting chart

The gold price has bounced up off a line of support – is this the start of a rally? John C Burford examines the charts to find out.


How to buy and sell penny shares

Small-cap stock expert David Thornton explains how to choose a broker and the ins and outs of investing in penny shares.