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Robert Mercer: the owl-obsessed hedge-fund boss funding Ted Cruz’s campaign

Robert Mercer, the conservative mega-donor behind Republican hopeful Ted Cruz, has emerged as one of the most powerful forces in US politics.

Anne-Marie Slaughter: getting the gender balance right

Merryn Somerset Webb interviews writer, lawyer and political analyst Anne-Marie Slaughter about gender roles, migration, and how Britain could turn into Singapore.

Four stays for Valentine’s Day

Valentine’s Day is here once again. Chris Carter looks at some of the best places in Britain to spark up a little romance.

How to avoid the duffs with the Z-score

Devised in 1968, the Altman Z-score aims to warn investors which firms are most likely to go bust in the next two years. Does it still work? Alex Williams investigates.

Ignore this warning at your peril

Book review: How To Own The World
Large parts of Andrew Craig’s book might make for uncomfortable reading, says Matthew Partridge. That’s why you need to read it.

How to protect yourself from scams

Book review: The Book Of Scams
Rodney Hobson’s book on the tricks fraudsters use is particularly timely, says Matthew Partridge.

Properties for around £800,000

From an estate with a Grade-I listed, 15th-century hall in Devon to a one-bedroom apartment in Chelsea, London.

Tread carefully in new-fangled peer-to-peer Isas

Putting your savings into a new peer-to-peer loans Isa is an interesting idea, says Sarah Moore. But don’t be too quick to jump in.

When it pays to top up your spouse’s retirement fund

Sometimes it can make more sense to pay into your spouse’s pension than your own. Natalie Stanton explains.

Raise a glass to Marianne Faithfull

Marianne Faithfull may be feeling her age, but just look what she’s been through.

Don’t be charmed by the smart beta genie

Smart beta funds have soared in popularity, but few investors really understand them. Sarah Moore explains what you need to know before you buy.

Anne-Marie Slaughter: shaking up the workplace

Stop the talent drain and implement family-friendly policies. Merryn Somerset Webb talks to author Anne-Marie Slaughter.

Opportunities for bold investors

While the back-drop is worrying, there are opportunities for responsible risk-takers. Charles Stanley’s Jonathan Cunliffe reveals the best to buy now.

Russia’s energy crunch

The oil and gas-dependent Russian economy shrank by almost 4% last year – and this year isn’t shaping up any better.

Porsche’s brilliant new 911 Turbo

Porsche has lavished attention on its flagship model and come up with indecently quick 911 Turbo.

It’s time like these that you learn the true value of being contrarian

Stocks are now in a global bear market. But for the true contrarian, these are exciting times. John Stepek explains why.

“Death to cash!” – the new central banker war cry

Markets are sliding, gold is soaring, and central bankers are taking aim at your cash. Ben Judge takes a look at what’s inside this week’s issue of MoneyWeek magazine.

Philippines: off the sick bed

The Philippines has made rapid progress in recent years. Andrew Van Sickle reveals the best way to play the former “sick man of Asia”.

Should you load up on American junk bonds?

Very few assets around the world are cheap these days, making US high-yield junk bonds tempting. But be careful. A new default cycle is looming.

A red to woo your Valentine

Serve this heroic wine to make your Valentine go weak at the knees, says Matthew Jukes.

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