News and Charts

Anatomy of a Grexit: how Greece would go about leaving the euro

Jonathan Loynes and Jennifer McKeown, economists at Capital Economics, look at the key issues and challenges of a Grexit, how it might be best managed, and set out a timetable for change.

Pensions Freedom Day: How the changes to pension rules affect you

The UK's revolutionary new pension rules came into force on 6 April. In this video, our editor-in-chief Merryn Somerset Webb talks you through the basics.

6 July 1907: Brooklands, the world's first motor racing circuit, holds its first race

Brooklands, the world's first motor racing circuit, built on the Weybridge estate of Hugh Fortescue Locke King, held its first race meeting on this day in 1907.

Have Your Say readers' blog
Got something you just have to get off your chest? Let us know what you think about MoneyWeek, the big issues of the day, and anything else that's on your mind.

Email your comments and observations to haveyoursay@moneyweek.com. We'll publish a selection, and the best entry each week will win a bottle of wine.

MoneyWeek magazine

Latest issue:

Magazine cover
Why you should worry about Greece

...and how to protect your wealth

The UK's best-selling financial magazine. Take a FREE trial today.
Claim 4 FREE Issues



What sunken treasure can teach you about investing in Vietnam

The king’s position on profits was instrumental in the treasure-hunting bubble of the 1690s. Merryn Somerset Webb explains how that applies to investing in Vietnam.

The vote heard around the world, and its effect on the markets

Markets have been in a state of complacency for months. But the Greek referendum could give them a massive shake-up, says John C Burford.

Our Cuba fund is off to a great start – but I think the best is yet to come

Cuba is opening up to American companies. That’s great news for the fund James McKeigue tipped six months ago.

What to expect from the post-election Budget

George Osborne is shortly to deliver his first all-Conservative post-election Budget. Matthew Partridge explains what to look out for.

Greek referendum result: what happens next

The Greek referendum result means voters have rejected a deal with creditors. Matthew Partridge looks at how the situation arose, and the approaching deadlines.

The rise of the sugar daddy

More and more British students are turning to ‘sugar daddies’ to pay their tuition fees.

How Elizabeth Holmes became the world’s youngest woman billionaire

Theranos, the revolutionary blood-testing firm set up by Elizabeth Holmes, has made the 31-year-old a billionaire. But is there any science to it?


From ADRs to Z scores – all the terms you wish you understood, but were too embarrassed to ask about.

Risers & fallers


Three reasons to worry about Greece

With the Greek crisis gripping Europe, it's time to take action to protect your portfolio. John Stepek explains what you should be holding whatever the result of the referendum.


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.


Which investment platform is the right one for you?

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.


MONEYWEEK TRADER

The vote heard around the world, and its effect on the markets

Dow Jones spread betting chart

Markets have been in a state of complacency for months. But the Greek referendum could give them a massive shake-up, says John C Burford.


A beginner's guide to investing in gold

Everyone should have some gold in these torrid times. But how do you get hold of it? Here's the best place to get started.