In this week’s MoneyWeek magazine: how to pick the stars of the future; cash in as the world lives longer; and a veteran fund you shouldn’t ignore.
The doom and gloom about Britain’s economic prospects has had no impact on initial public offerings (IPOs).
Brazilian stocks are on a roll. The benchmark Bovespa index gained 40% in 2016 and has notched up another 30% this year.
Many global stockmarkets have hit new all-time peaks this year. So where can you still find value?
Life expectancy has doubled in just a few generations, and the trend will continue, Jim Mellon tells Merryn Somerset Webb. That’s an opportunity for investors.
Estate agents don’t immediately spring to mind when most people think of illegal cartels. But it’s worth doing your research to make sure you’re not overcharged for selling your home.
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Professional investor Richard Clode picks three stocks from the exciting tech sector.
Cryptocurrency Ripple was created by a California-based start-up of the same name as a way for financial institutions to make cross-border payments quickly and securely.
It takes 76 ounces of silver to buy an ounce of gold. Yet the average over the past century has been 40.
The video-streaming giant is burning cash like a dotcom. Will investors remain patient? Alice Gråhns reports.
Many fear that passive investing could lead to the next stock-market crash. Are they right to worry, asks John Stepek.
New funds may be grabbing all the attention, says David C Stevenson. But investors shouldn’t avoid these veterans.
Oliver Butt sets out three bonds that offer both a high return for big spenders.
Picking the start-up stars of the future can be a potential minefield, but listed incubators and accelerators offer some great buying opportunities, says Frédéric Guirinec.
The rise of the electric car has seen big advances in battery technology. But the real game changer is renewable energy, says John Stepek.