Changes announced in the Summer Budget could be brewing up a storm in the buy-to-let market. Dominic Frisby explains what that means for house prices.
There have been ugly scenes in the junk bond market. It could turn into a full-blown panic – and that would be very bad news for stocks, says John Stepek.
The FTSE 100 fell further yesterday, sliding 1.1% to close at 6,505.
Asia’s retail market is transforming, and with it the continent’s logistics business. Astute investors should get exposure, says Lars Henriksson.
Chinese stockmarkets have seen huge losses recently. So are they on the verge of collapse? Or could we be at the start of a long bull market? John Stepek investigates.
The FTSE 100 continued its slide on Friday, falling a further 1.1% to close at 6,579.
Supermarket suppliers would have you believe the retailers are driving them out of business. But they’ve nobody to blame but themselves, says Bengt Saelensminde.
George Osborne’s recent policy moves suggest he’s keen to see that slide continue, says Merryn Somerset Webb.
Activist investor Carl Icahn has accused BlackRock of offering high-yield bond ETFs to investors who don’t understand the risks.
This ethical fund has bucked the trend by not only delivering on sustainability, but also profits.
Activist investors have made the headlines recently, but what do activists do? And are they a help or hindrance in the long run? Piper Terrett investigates.
Many British cash-rich companies are issuing special dividends to investors. Professional stockpicker Sarah Emly tips three such stocks.
A downturn in profit growth has put paid to America’s share buyback frenzy.
Goldbugs have had a nasty week – gold has slumped to around $1,100 an ounce.
The FTSE 100 slipped further yesterday, falling 0.2% to close at 6,655.
The Bloomberg Commodity index, which tracks 22 hard and soft raw materials, has fallen to a 13-year low.