P2P loans are really just bonds, which means they could soon be in trouble. David C Stevenson explains why diversification is the key to healthy returns.
It’s easy to see how a sell-off in bonds might get out of hand, says Cris Sholto Heaton. Investors should take note.
Merryn Somerset Webb explains what a vote for Scottish independence would mean for her finances – and for yours.
Putin is trying to reassert Russian power, with eastern Europe caught in the sanctions crossfire, but the region has potential, says Matthew Partridge.
The very wealthy have been sold a big lie and are buying into shoddy funds. Don’t make the same mistake they do, says David C Stevenson.
Investing in student accommodation can be a risky business. Matthew Partridge explains why, and tips one real estate investment trust to keep an eye on.
Merryn Somerset Webb casts a critical eye over two new innovative investment products.
We’re big fans of ‘passive funds’, but some are better than others. Phil Oakley explains what you should look out for before buying.
The crisis is over and the economic recovery seems to be picking up speed. Does that mean the case for holding gold is finished? We wouldn’t be so hasty.
Merryn Somerset Webb runs through some of the other suggestions for the MoneyWeek investment trust portfolio.
No metal is quite as erratic as silver – but its potential to make its buyers rich is huge. Dominic Frisby examines the charts.