With interest rates rising and stocks no longer moving in sync, we’re told it’s the end for passive investing and the return of active fund managers. Nonsense, says John Stepek.
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Wherever you look, voters are venting their frustrations. John Stepek explains why investors should prepare for an era of governments eyeing up private wealth.
The US Federal Reserve’s slightly more aggressive than expected stance gave the dollar a fillip. John Stepek wonders if it’s time for a turnaround.
John Stepek looks back to the “great bond massacre” of 1994 to find out what we can learn about today’s bond bubble.
Austria’s century-long bond has proved extremely popular. But as John Stepek explains, that’s not necessarily a good thing.
The US Federal Reserve is finally going to start removing all that money it printed from its balance sheet. John Stepek explains what that actually means.
We’re almost certain to see another financial crisis soon, says John Stepek. And you can blame it all on Richard Nixon.
Hedge fund manager Hugh Hendry, best known for cleaning up in the 2008 crash, is calling it a day. John Stepek looks at what investors can learn from his career.
The pound gave us a valuable lesson in contrarianism this week, says John Stepek. Plus, MoneyWeek’s charts that matter, and what they tell us.
In the latest of his series on stockmarket crashes, John Stepek looks at probably the worst in living memory: the crash of 1973/74.