Ignore the reactionaries, says Bengt Saelensminde. Using your pensions freedom to start up a business could be good for Britain, and good for you.
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Bigger isn’t always better when it comes to investing in companies, says David Thornton. Sometimes it pays to stay nimble.
There’s every reason to think that stocks could double in value from here, says Bengt Saelensminde, Here, he explains why.
Early-stage companies and micro-cap stocks can deliver spectacular returns, says David C Stevenson. But the risks are high and you must be willing to lock away your money for many years.
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