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Inflation, energy crisis, strikes – have we gone back to the 1970s?
Investment strategy

Inflation, energy crisis, strikes – have we gone back to the 1970s?

Merryn and John talk about rising prices, productivity and the state of the labour market, plus are bond investors really the adults in the room, and …
15 Oct 2021
Share tips of the week – 15 October
Share tips

Share tips of the week – 15 October

MoneyWeek’s comprehensive guide to the best of this week’s share tips from the rest of the UK's financial pages.
15 Oct 2021
Properties for sale for around £1m
Houses for sale

Properties for sale for around £1m

From a stone-built farmhouse in the Snowdonia National Park, to a Victorian terraced house close to London’s Regent’s Canal, eight of the best propert…
15 Oct 2021
Latest issue
Investments

Latest issue

Latest issue of MoneyWeek magazine
14 Oct 2021
Too embarrassed to ask: what is a “real return”?
Too embarrassed to ask

Too embarrassed to ask: what is a “real return”?

MoneyWeek's latest "too embarrassed to ask” video explains what a real return is and why it's so important for investors.
12 Oct 2021
What makes a book collectible?
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What makes a book collectible?

SPONSORED CONTENT – How to start building your rare book collection
8 Oct 2021
Share tips of the week – 8 October
Share tips

Share tips of the week – 8 October

MoneyWeek’s comprehensive guide to the best of this week’s share tips from the rest of the UK's financial pages.
8 Oct 2021
James Ferguson: the scope for bond-market disaster is very real
Economy

James Ferguson: the scope for bond-market disaster is very real

Merryn talks to James Ferguson of Macro Strategy partners about central bankers, money supply and inflation, plus why we're on the edge of a very sign…
8 Oct 2021
Eight of the best properties for sale with libraries
Houses for sale

Eight of the best properties for sale with libraries

from a Grade I-listed Georgian mansion with an octagonal library in Newcastle upon Tyne, to a 1930s Tudor-style Arts & Crafts house in East Sussex, ei…
8 Oct 2021
Too embarrassed to ask: what is a tax wrapper?
Too embarrassed to ask

Too embarrassed to ask: what is a tax wrapper?

From ISAs and Sipps to venture capital trusts and enterprise investment schemes, MoneyWeek explains what a tax wrapper is and how it can protect your …
5 Oct 2021
Start managing your money with confidence at MoneyWeek.com
Investments

Start managing your money with confidence at MoneyWeek.com

Our expert team’s aim is to give you clear, concise, market news and analysis that you can act on – and profit from.
1 Oct 2021
What will inflation do to my savings? Am I 100% covered for my retirement?
Pensions

What will inflation do to my savings? Am I 100% covered for my retirement?

Stop wondering and start taking control of your finances with clear, concise, practical advice from the UK's most intelligent financial minds.
1 Oct 2021
Gary Channon: the importance of allocating capital wisely
Investment strategy

Gary Channon: the importance of allocating capital wisely

Merryn talks to Gary Channon of Phoenix Asset Management about his investment style and the balance between diversification and performance. Plus, cap…
1 Oct 2021
Share tips of the week – 1 October
Share tips

Share tips of the week – 1 October

MoneyWeek’s comprehensive guide to the best of this week’s share tips from the rest of the UK's financial pages.
1 Oct 2021
Inflation
Glossary

Inflation

Inflation is the rise in the general level of prices in an economy (or a sector of an economy) over a given period of time. It is also sometimes defin…
29 Sep 2021
Revenue reserve
Glossary

Revenue reserve

Investment trusts can hold back up to 15% of their dividends to build up a revenue reserve, which they can then draw on to maintain their own dividend…
29 Sep 2021
I wish I knew what moral hazard was, but I’m too embarrassed to ask
Too embarrassed to ask

I wish I knew what moral hazard was, but I’m too embarrassed to ask

The term “moral hazard” comes from the insurance industry in the 18th century. But what does it mean today?
28 Sep 2021
Rob Arnott: Covid's hidden investment opportunities
Investment strategy

Rob Arnott: Covid's hidden investment opportunities

Merryn talks to Rob Arnott of Research Affiliates about some of the unexpected consequences of Covid and their opportunities for investors, plus the "…
24 Sep 2021
Share tips of the week – 24 September
Share tips

Share tips of the week – 24 September

MoneyWeek’s comprehensive guide to the best of this week’s share tips from the rest of the UK's financial pages.
24 Sep 2021
Eight of the best converted properties for sale now
Houses for sale

Eight of the best converted properties for sale now

From a penthouse and studios in a former aircraft factory in London to a converted Victorian granary in Norfolk, eight of the best historical working …
24 Sep 2021
I wish I knew what contagion was, but I’m too embarrassed to ask
Too embarrassed to ask

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

Most of us probably know what “contagion” is in a biological sense. But it also crops up in financial markets. Here's what it means.
21 Sep 2021
10 great ideas for your home and interiors
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10 great ideas for your home and interiors

Everything you need to give your home a boost
17 Sep 2021
Kieran Heinemann: the history of shareholder capitalism
Investment strategy

Kieran Heinemann: the history of shareholder capitalism

Merryn talks to Kieran Heinemann, author of Playing the Market: Retail Investment and Speculation in Twentieth-Century Britain, about the history of t…
17 Sep 2021
Share tips of the week – 17 September
Share tips

Share tips of the week – 17 September

MoneyWeek’s comprehensive guide to the best of this week’s share tips from the rest of the UK's financial pages.
17 Sep 2021
Eight of the best grand and unusual homes for sale
Houses for sale

Eight of the best grand and unusual homes for sale

From a house surrounded by Italianate gardens in Devon to a 14th-century Scottish castle with views over the Firth of Forth and the former London home…
17 Sep 2021
I wish I knew what a marginal tax rate was, but I’m too embarrassed to ask
Too embarrassed to ask

I wish I knew what a marginal tax rate was, but I’m too embarrassed to ask

Your marginal tax rate is simply the tax rate you pay on each extra pound of income you earn. Here's how that works.
14 Sep 2021
The MoneyWeek Podcast: Anna Macdonald on hunting down the big companies of tomorrow
Investment strategy

The MoneyWeek Podcast: Anna Macdonald on hunting down the big companies of tomorrow

Merryn talks to Anna Macdonald of Amati Global Investors about the opportunities in UK small companies, the sectors she likes now, and how she finds t…
10 Sep 2021
Misery index
Glossary

Misery index

The misery index is constructed by adding the unemployment rate to the inflation rate.
10 Sep 2021
Share tips of the week – 10 September
Share tips

Share tips of the week – 10 September

MoneyWeek’s comprehensive guide to the best of this week’s share tips from the rest of the UK's financial pages.
10 Sep 2021
Eight of the best properties for sale with sea views
Houses for sale

Eight of the best properties for sale with sea views

From a townhouse in Hampshire with panoramic views over Christchurch Bay and the Needles to a 19th-century property with extensive foreshore on Loch E…
10 Sep 2021
I wish I knew what stagflation was, but I’m too embarrassed to ask
Too embarrassed to ask

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

Traditionally, economists and central bankers worry about inflation or recession. But there is one thing worse than both: stagflation. Here's what it …
7 Sep 2021
The MoneyWeek Podcast: Sebastian Lyon on the benefits of being boring
Investment strategy

The MoneyWeek Podcast: Sebastian Lyon on the benefits of being boring

Merryn talks to Sebastian Lyon, founder and CEO of Troy Asset Management and manager of Personal Assets Trust, on his “boring” approach to asset manag…
3 Sep 2021
Share tips of the week – 3 September
Share tips

Share tips of the week – 3 September

MoneyWeek’s comprehensive guide to the best of this week’s share tips from the rest of the UK's financial pages.
3 Sep 2021
Eight of the best properties for sale for around £600,000
Houses for sale

Eight of the best properties for sale for around £600,000

From a 17th-century cottage in Herefordshire, to a stone barn conversion in the Lake District with far-reaching views over the Solway Firth, eight of …
3 Sep 2021
I wish I knew what a drawdown was, but I’m too embarrassed to ask
Too embarrassed to ask

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

Drawdowns are an unfortunate part of an investor’s life. But what exactly is a drawdown?
31 Aug 2021
Share tips of the week - 27 August
Share tips

Share tips of the week - 27 August

MoneyWeek’s comprehensive guide to the best of this week’s share tips from the rest of the UK's financial pages.
27 Aug 2021