Thanks to changes in the pensions rules, you’ll soon be able to pass your pension fund directly to your heirs. Merryn Somerset Webb explains.
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The fall in the price of oil should add a double dose of stimulus to Japan’s economy, says Merryn Somerset Webb.
Japan is far from an economic wasteland. But one simple improvement could make it a whole lot more dynamic, says Merryn Somerset Webb.
People say that the last thing the West wants is to end up in a Japan-like deflationary spiral. But it would be better than some of the alternatives, says Merryn Somerset Webb.
Commodities are looking cheap at the moment. But beware. China’s weak growth spells more trouble ahead, says Merryn Somerset Webb.
Merry Somerset Webb explains why you won’t want to own American assets when the money-printing ends.
America’s economic power is waning – that makes for a less certain world. Merryn Somerset Webb explains what that means for your investments.
There’s no doubt taxes in Britain are too high. But cutting the wrong ones might do more harm than good, says Merryn Somerset Webb.
Politicians on both sides are all assuming Scotland wants more devolved powers. But as Merryn Somerset Webb explains, that’s not for sure.
We may not have seen many high profile prosecutions, but the banking industry hasn’t got away with much at all, says Merryn Somerset Webb.