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Back on track: why you should invest in railways
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Back on track: why you should invest in railways

Rail transport suffered a severe blow in the pandemic. But while post-Covid-19 working patterns may reduce revenue, trends in technology, long-distanc…
22 Oct 2021
The world still needs fossil fuels – here's how to invest
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The world still needs fossil fuels – here's how to invest

Our enduring need for oil and gas heralds a boom in exploration and production, says Andrew Hunt.
15 Oct 2021
How to invest as we move to a hydrogen economy
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How to invest as we move to a hydrogen economy

The government has started to roll out its plans for switching us over from fossil fuels to hydrogen and renewable energy. Should investors buy in? St…
8 Oct 2021
How to cash in on the fight against cybercrime
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How to cash in on the fight against cybercrime

Cyberattacks are rampant, yet companies and governments have been slow to wake up to the need to bolster their digital security. That spells opportuni…
1 Oct 2021
University spin-outs: where to find companies involved in cutting-edge science
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University spin-outs: where to find companies involved in cutting-edge science

Universities are innovation incubators and often launch businesses involved in fast-growing fields ranging from biotechnology to artificial intelligen…
24 Sep 2021
How you can profit from the power of the grey pound
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How you can profit from the power of the grey pound

Higher life expectancy and surging asset prices have proved a boon for the baby-boomer generation, which has accumulated vast wealth. Younger generati…
10 Sep 2021
The US is in one of the greatest bubbles in financial history
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The US is in one of the greatest bubbles in financial history

Jeremy Grantham, who has a history of getting big calls right, fears slumps in several wildly overpriced markets (including UK property). He tells Mer…
3 Sep 2021
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Hold gold: insuring your portfolio could prove lucrative
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Hold gold: insuring your portfolio could prove lucrative

Gold has had a grim year, but the backdrop for the traditional safe haven and store of value remains auspicious. There is scope for the price to jump …
20 Aug 2021
Investing in property: how Reits can help your portfolio fight inflation
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Investing in property: how Reits can help your portfolio fight inflation

Finding an income that keeps pace with inflation is getting harder, but real-estate investment trusts (Reits) can help. Look for a mix of growth and b…
16 Aug 2021
Inflation is here to stay: it’s time to protect your portfolio
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Inflation is here to stay: it’s time to protect your portfolio

Unlike in 2008, widespread money printing and government spending are pushing up prices. Central banks can’t raise interest rates because the world ca…
6 Aug 2021
How to profit from pampered pets beyond the pandemic
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How to profit from pampered pets beyond the pandemic

Covid-19 has greatly boosted ownership. But the market had been expanding for years, and demographic, cultural and medical trends all point to long-te…
30 Jul 2021
Japanese stocks offer plenty of promise at the right price
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Japanese stocks offer plenty of promise at the right price

After decades of disappointment, Japan is packed with opportunities for investors, says Alex Rankine.
30 Jul 2021
The five best ways to invest in India's promising future
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The five best ways to invest in India's promising future

The pandemic has been catastrophic for India, yet the stockmarket is hitting record highs. Investors are right to remain optimistic about the long ter…
23 Jul 2021
A great leap forward in the war against Alzheimer’s disease
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A great leap forward in the war against Alzheimer’s disease

The approval of the first drug to treat the neurodegenerative disease in 18 years will galvanise research in the entire subsector, says Dr Mike Tubbs.…
16 Jul 2021
Investing in stem cells, the building blocks of the body
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Investing in stem cells, the building blocks of the body

Stem cells have always been tomorrow’s technology. But it looks as though their time has finally come – and they will transform the treatment of disea…
18 Jun 2021
Financial stocks are set to fly as we recover from the pandemic
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Financial stocks are set to fly as we recover from the pandemic

The banking and insurance sectors are probably the world’s least popular apart from coal mining, says Jonathan Compton. The industry may face pervasiv…
7 Jun 2021
Latin America leads the way in the raw materials for clean tech – here's how to invest
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Latin America leads the way in the raw materials for clean tech – here's how to invest

Whichever type of green energy prevails in the next few years, Latin America will benefit, says James McKeigue
28 May 2021
How to invest in the fight against Alzheimer’s disease
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How to invest in the fight against Alzheimer’s disease

The cost of caring for those with dementia is a growing problem for healthcare systems around the world. Any firm that develops an effective treatment…
21 May 2021
How to invest in biotechnology: the healthcare sector’s high-growth area
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How to invest in biotechnology: the healthcare sector’s high-growth area

Dr Mike Tubbs provides an overview of this thriving industry, whose latest triumphs include the Covid-19 vaccines. He examines the best investment str…
14 May 2021
Big Tech is becoming Big Brother: a leviathan out of control
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Big Tech is becoming Big Brother: a leviathan out of control

With mounting influence over what we do, see, and even think, the technology giants are changing the world. It may not be long before the sector eclip…
7 May 2021
How to invest as the aviation sector bounces back from Covid-19
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How to invest as the aviation sector bounces back from Covid-19

Shares in airlines have soared over the past few weeks as hopes of a return to normality have risen. Do they have further to climb? And which will do …
23 Apr 2021
Lab-grown meat: the new agricultural revolution
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Lab-grown meat: the new agricultural revolution

Vegan alternatives are taking off, but the future of food technology lies in lab-grown meat – cultivating steaks and burgers from animal cells, says A…
16 Apr 2021