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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.

22 August 1932: BBC starts early TV broadcasts

On this day in 1932, John Logie Baird, the inventor of television, began to conduct experimental broadcasts on the BBC, using his new technology.

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.


Can Obama curb police militarisation?

President Obama has pleaded for calm after police in Ferguson, Missouri deployed heavy weaponry to quell rioting.

Bishop lambasts Cameron’s IS policy

The Bishop of Leeds has attacked the prime minister’s handling of the crisis in Iraq. Emily Hohler reports.

The most dangerous fallacy in modern economics

There’s a commonly held belief that underpins our entire economy. But the problem is, says Bengt Saelensminde – it’s utter rubbish.

The wealthy society

What makes government all of a sudden so benign, asks Bill Bonner.

Europe’s recovery stalls

The European Central Bank is expected to resort to money printing to kickstart growth.


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


MONEYWEEK TRADER

History repeats itself in the Dow Jones

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Every time the Dow stumbles, the ‘buy the dip’ crowd is out in force to put the market back on its feet, says John C Burford.


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.