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investment platform comparison 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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How stocks profited from the union

The union between England and Scotland has been good for business, research has shown. UK equities have returned 12,700,000,000% since 1707.

Penny shares are shaking up banking

The banking industry is undergoing a radical change. It's called mobile banking and it's caught the traditional banks off-guard. That means you can still buy in for pennies.

22 September 1955: ITV's inaugural broadcast

On this day in 1955, at 7.15pm, Associated-Rediffusion made ITV's first television broadcast, followed an hour later by Britain's first TV advert.

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.


Share tip updates: William Sinclair and Darty

Phil Oakley reviews two of his riskier share tips from last year to see how they have fared.

Solving the Argentinian problem

Bill Bonner explains why trying to fix Argentina’s problems is a fool’s errand.

Three big reasons Phones 4u went bust

Bengt Saelensminde looks at why Phones 4u went under, and the lessons investors can learn from its demise.

The Catalonian question

Inspired by the Scottish independence vote, Catalonians are protesting for their right to hold a referendum. Will they get one? Simon Wilson reports.

Shares in focus: Should you believe the Apple hype?

Apple is back with smart new products – is now the time to buy? Phil Oakley investigates.


Risers & fallers


The stocks to buy as cash goes mobile

Apple's new toys may be thrilling for tech geeks, but the real excitement for investors lies in its new payment system, says David Thornton.


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


MONEYWEEK TRADER

What traders can learn from stock-market indexes

FTSE 100 spread betting chart

Several events are coming up with the potential to shake up markets. John C Burford finds out what that could mean for stocks.


PENNY SLEUTH

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.