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This week, Merryn and John debate the cheapest market in the world – Russia – and whether you should buy it. And Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg donned a tie for what must be one of the few times in his life when he went before the US senate last week – what can that tell us about the power of the tech giants?


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Is the internet a danger to democracy?

Worries about the use of online data to target votes aren’t limited to the Brexit referendum and the US presidential election. Critics say these tactics are being used around the world. Simon Wilson reports.

The charts that matter: inflation fears come creeping back

As inflation rears its ugly head again, John Stepek looks at what the charts can tell us about the way the global economy could be heading.

The slow but steady return of inflation and how to profit from it

Rising commodity prices have thrust inflation back to the forefront of investors’ minds. John Stepek explains the best way to profit.

Share tips of the week

MoneyWeek’s comprehensive guide to the best of this week’s share tips form the rest of the UK’s financial pages.

VCT tax relief tempts savers

Venture capital trusts are the vehicle of choice for those who’ve maxed out their pensions, says David Prosser.

Princess’s powerful yet elegant yacht

If you’re thinking of taking to the seas for the summer, the Princess S78 could be the perfect option, says Sarah Moore.

Wine of the week: the cosmic pleasures of Sauternes

This sensational Sauternes is a total and utter screaming bargain, says Matthew Jukes.

If you'd invested in: Victrex and Pennon Group

Victrex, which manufactures high-performance plastic, has seen it share price soar, while water utility and waste-management firm Pennon group’s shares have plunged.


Tailor-made medicine

The firms creating pills that suit your genes

Risers & fallers

From ADRs to Z scores – all the financial terms you wish you understood, but were too embarrassed to ask about.
There are many ways of buying in to the bitcoin boom. Dominic Frisby looks at the most common, and explains exactly how to buy bitcoins in the UK.
A simple, easy to manage portfolio of six of the best investment trusts, selected by Merryn Somerset Webb, offering defensiveness, stability, exposure to growth, and some income.
Everyone should have some gold in these torrid times. But how do you get hold of it? Here's the best place to get started.

Book reviews

What's on our bookshelf

The Marshall Plan, by Benn Steil
An ambitious and deeply researched narrative look at the plan that put Europe back on its feet.
The Vory: Russia’s Super Mafia, by Jeroen Bos
An overview of the Russian mafia that couldn’t be timelier.
The Great Economists, by Linda Yueh
A solid introduction to the history of economic thought.
Skin in the Game, by Nassim Nicholas Taleb
Why you should only listen to those with their own money invested.

A single road will take you on a spectacular tour of this beautiful island, says Alice Gråhns.
If you’re thinking of taking to the seas for the summer, this could be the perfect option.
This sensational Sauternes is a total and utter screaming bargain, says Matthew Jukes.
From a Grade II-listed Jacobean house in Ashford, Kent, to a cottage with medieval origins in Saffron Walden, Essex