One thing matters more than anything else to the price of gold – the US dollar. Where it goes, gold follows. Dominic Frisby looks at where it may be headed next.
Airbnb seems to offer easy money for those with spare rooms to let out. But be aware of the rules.
Tesco is launching its own version of Aldi and Lidl – but cashing in on the fast-growing discount sector won’t be easy.
US tech stocks continue to lead the global market upswing. The boom shows no sign of ending.
One of the few big opportunities in global markets is Japan’s small-cap value sector. And now there is finally a fund that focuses directly on this niche, says Merryn Somerset Webb.
Nottingham’s Games Workshop has doubled its share price in the last year, while that of newspaper distributor and logistics firm Connect Group has slumped by two-thirds.
Professional investor Francesco Conte picks three outstanding small European companies to buy now.
Ten years after a financial crisis caused by too much debt, the world has an even higher debt load.
Oil prices reached four-year highs of around $80 this week. And the fundamentals of the market point to even higher prices in the short term.
Sportswear giant Nike has confounded the sceptics by remaining ahead of the competition.
The first ETF to track marijuana producers passed C$1bn in September, doubling its value in a year – but the sector is getting ahead of itself.
Ten years on from Lehman Brothers, where does the biggest risk lie? On corporate balance sheets.
Over the past five years, Japanese companies’ average pre-tax profit margin has risen from 4.5% to 7.7%.
The emerging market sell-off is a buying opportunity for brave investors seeking resilient, well-managed economies with strong prospects. Mexico, Colombia, Chile and Peru fit the bill, says James McKeigue.
The number of cryptocurrencies exploded as coders, entrepreneurs and scam artists jumped on the crypto-bandwagon. But as with a gold rush, fortunes can be lost as well as won.
Matthew Partridge talks to fund managers Victoria Stevens and Matt Tonge, who pick three video-game makers that can keep competitors at bay.