A peaceful, slumbering dragon? Think again, economist and commentator George Magnus tells Merryn Somerset Webb.
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It could be time to move beyond the conventional balanced portfolio, says Merryn Somerset Webb, and take a little risk.
Vietnam has huge potential. But until now there’s been no effective way for investors to buy in. A new fund aims to change that, says Merryn Somerset Webb.
The Treasury is insulting the intelligence of voters, says Merryn Somerset Webb.
A vote to leave the EU doesn’t necessarily mean that’s what we’ll get, says Merryn Somerset Webb.
People are recycling arguments from the Scottish independence referendum in the EU debate. But they’re not the same, says Merryn Somerset Webb.
Andy Haldane, the Bank of England’s chief economist, claims he doesn’t understand pensions. But despite what everyone thinks, says Merryn Somerset Webb, they’re not complicated at all.
Merryn Somerset Webb talks to Mervyn King, ex-governor of the Bank of England, about the EU referendum, monetary policy, and world trade.
Merryn Somerset Webb looks at the differences between active and passive funds.
Pension funds are acting as a herd, piling in to all the same assets. The good thing for us is that we don’t have to follow them, says Merryn Somerset Webb.