Interest rates could start to rise whether the governor of the Bank of England likes it or not. Matthew Partridge explains why, and what it could mean for you.
Growth in dividend payouts to UK investors has slowed to a crawl because of the strength of the pound.
Traditional stock market trackers can leave you exposed to bubbles, says Paul Amery. But there is a better way to track indices.
Tesco may be making changes at the top, but the supermarket giant will struggle to return to its glory days, says Ed Bowsher.
More and more people are getting nervous about the markets. But despite all the jitters, now is a pretty good time to be investing in the FTSE 100, says Bengt Saelensminde.
Star fund manager Neil Woodford recently revealed that of his top ten holdings, three are tobacco stocks. But that doesn’t mean you should follow his lead. Ed Bowsher explains why.
The big four supermarkets could spend billions taking on the discounters. But the City should not allow them to, says Matthew Lynn.
Phil Oakley looks into the business of stock market flotations, and comes up with a reliable way to tell if it’s worth buying in.
The amount of money in football these days is astonishing. But it’s not a business any sensible investor should go anywhere near, says David Thornton.
Markets are murkier and more uncertain than anyone has ever seen before. That’s why ‘deep value’ stocks are the only stocks worth buying, says Tim Price.
Sainsbury’s has teamed up with Netto to try to beat the discount supermarkets at their own game. Ed Bowsher looks at what’s going on, and whether you should buy in.