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Five funds to help you invest in a new Europe
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Investment trusts

Five funds to help you invest in a new Europe

Growth stocks are a much bigger part of European markets than many investors realise. These five funds will help you buy in.
29 Sep 2020
Investors are shunning UK stocks – but they might regret that in a year’s time
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UK stockmarkets

Investors are shunning UK stocks – but they might regret that in a year’s time

There are a number of reasons why investors aren't buying UK stocks, says John Stepek. But they may want to rethink that strategy.
29 Sep 2020
29 September 1829: London’s bobbies pound the beat for the first time
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This day in history

29 September 1829: London’s bobbies pound the beat for the first time

On this day in 1829, the first of London's 'Peelers' hit the streets as the Metropolitan Police Force began its patrols.
29 Sep 2020
I wish I knew what a bond was, but I’m too embarrassed to ask
Too embarrassed to ask

I wish I knew what a bond was, but I’m too embarrassed to ask

When thinking of investing many people automatically think of the stockmarket. But there is another market – the bond market. So what exactly is a bon…
29 Sep 2020
Three hidden gems from the Japanese stockmarket
Share tips

Three hidden gems from the Japanese stockmarket

Professional investor Nicholas Price of the Fidelity Japan Trust picks three smaller sized growth companies from Japan that he thinks have been overlo…
28 Sep 2020
Investing in bonds: what are fallen angels and why have they been such good investments?
Sponsored

Investing in bonds: what are fallen angels and why have they been such good investments?

In the first of a series of articles on different aspects of investing in bonds, David explains what “fallen angels” – and what purpose they serve in …
28 Sep 2020
Why tech investors' redefinition of "value" is meaningless
Investment strategy

Why tech investors' redefinition of "value" is meaningless

Pretending that high-growth tech companies are value stocks makes the concept meaningless, says Cris Sholto Heaton.
28 Sep 2020

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Will Danoff: buy firms that are doing well right now
Investment gurus

Will Danoff: buy firms that are doing well right now

Forget future earnings, says Will Danoff, portfolio manager at Fidelity. What matters is now.
28 Sep 2020
Trevor Milton: big dreamer wakes to a hard reality
People

Trevor Milton: big dreamer wakes to a hard reality

Trevor Milton wanted to be the next Elon Musk, and planned to revolutionise transport with hydrogen-powered trucks. His dreams are unravelling amid al…
27 Sep 2020
Beware: even the greatest brands can fail
UK Economy

Beware: even the greatest brands can fail

For decades, John Lewis seemed to exist in a parallel universe. Now, a grimmer reality has dawned
27 Sep 2020
What's behind Britain's coronavirus testing disaster?
UK Economy

What's behind Britain's coronavirus testing disaster?

Britain’s system of testing for the virus that causes Covid-19 collapsed just when we needed it most. What went wrong?
26 Sep 2020
The charts that matter: the dollar flexes its muscles
Global Economy

The charts that matter: the dollar flexes its muscles

As the US dollar made significant gains this week, everything else sold off. John Stepek looks at how it's affected the charts that matter most to the…
26 Sep 2020
Insurers may be forced to pay out to firms hit by Covid
Small business

Insurers may be forced to pay out to firms hit by Covid

Hundreds of thousands of firms who have been affected by the Covid-91 pandemic may now be able to claim on their insurance policies.
25 Sep 2020
Can Rishi Sunak’s winter plan save the UK economy?
UK Economy

Can Rishi Sunak’s winter plan save the UK economy?

With his Winter Economic Plan, chancellor Rishi Sunak is hoping to support the economy through the dark months ahead as restrictions tighten again. Jo…
25 Sep 2020
Tech stocks show why they're the new safe haven
Tech stocks

Tech stocks show why they're the new safe haven

As global stockmarkets tumbled this week, high-flying tech stocks such as Apple and Amazon gained again.
25 Sep 2020
The world's central banks will follow the Federal Reserve's example
Global Economy

The world's central banks will follow the Federal Reserve's example

The US Federal Reserve – America's central bank – has said that it would become more tolerant of inflation and hold interest rates down. Others will f…
25 Sep 2020
Share tips of the week
Share tips

Share tips of the week

MoneyWeek’s comprehensive guide to the best of this week’s share tips from the rest of the UK's financial pages.
25 Sep 2020
Wine of the week: an out-of-body experience
Wine

Wine of the week: an out-of-body experience

This is one of the most grown-up and exacting Spanish white wines I have tasted in years, says Matthew Jukes.
25 Sep 2020
Properties for sale in national parks
Houses for sale

Properties for sale in national parks

With a Grade II-listed former castle in Northumberland, a 16th-century manor house in Dartmoor and a farm estate with 292 acres in the Lake District, …
25 Sep 2020
Four British holiday retreats fit for royalty
Travel and holidays

Four British holiday retreats fit for royalty

Settling for a holiday in the UK needn’t mean roughing it, says Chris Carter.
25 Sep 2020
25 September 1237: The English-Scottish border is set in law
This day in history

25 September 1237: The English-Scottish border is set in law

The border between England and Scotland – having been fluid for many years – was legally defined on this day in 1237 (barring the odd skirmish over Be…
25 Sep 2020
Rolls-Royce Ghost: wafting silently into view
Cars

Rolls-Royce Ghost: wafting silently into view

Less ostentation, more traction – but the new Rolls-Royce Ghost remains an exceptional machine, says Nicole Garcia Merida.
25 Sep 2020