Commodities

Help your portfolio take off with helium
MRI scanner
Commodities

Help your portfolio take off with helium

Dominic Frisby looks at the coldest substance on earth, helium, and explains why now’s the time to buy.
30 Nov 2022
These 2 stocks are set to soar
Aluminium at an Alcoa aluminium factory
Commodities

These 2 stocks are set to soar

The returns from these two aluminium and tin stocks could be spectacular when the commodity cycle turns says David J Stevenson.
16 Nov 2022
How to invest in gold
Gold bars
Gold

How to invest in gold

Gold can be a good way to diversify your investments and help during difficult markets.We look at how to get started with the precious metal.
11 Nov 2022
Hold on to your oil and gas stocks
Oil well pump in a field
Energy stocks

Hold on to your oil and gas stocks

Oil and gas stocks have done very well in the last few months. But they’ve got a long way to run yet, says Dominic Frisby.
10 Nov 2022
Get paid to use less electricity with a new National Grid scheme
Woman with smart meter
Personal finance

Get paid to use less electricity with a new National Grid scheme

A new scheme by the National Grid Electricity System Operator has launched giving you £100 for using your appliances during off-peak times following b…
4 Nov 2022
Protect against inflation with Britannia gold coins and bars
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Protect against inflation with Britannia gold coins and bars

With UK inflation at a 40-year high and expected to rise even higher, interest in physical gold is surging once again. And The Royal Mint’s Britannia …
4 Nov 2022
Natural gas prices drop: is this good news for your energy bills?
Energy

Natural gas prices drop: is this good news for your energy bills?

Natural gas prices have dropped over the past couple of weeks, but this is unlikely to filter through to consumers and businesses until 2024.
25 Oct 2022
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Is it a good time to buy physical gold?
Gold

Is it a good time to buy physical gold?

The gold price remains depressed, but demand for physical gold has never been higher. Dominic Frisby explains whether now is a good time to buy physic…
25 Oct 2022
Fuel prices could rise again as Opec cuts production
Oil

Fuel prices could rise again as Opec cuts production

Major oil-producing countries have decided to cut oil production by two million barrels per day – could this mean higher fuel prices?
7 Oct 2022
What makes up the price of a litre of petrol?
Budget

What makes up the price of a litre of petrol?

The cost of filling the average car with fuel is falling, but is still approaching £100. How is that made up? Saloni Here’s what makes up the price of…
7 Oct 2022
Could gold be the basis for a new global currency?
Gold

Could gold be the basis for a new global currency?

Gold has always been the most reliable form of money. Now collaboration between China and Russia could lead to a new gold-backed means of exchange – g…
22 Sep 2022
Commodity prices are taking a breather
Commodities

Commodity prices are taking a breather

Commodity prices have fallen back after spiking early in the year. Iron ore is down 36% from its March peak, while copper has lost 20% since 1 January…
21 Sep 2022
A forgotten lesson on the dangers of energy price caps
UK Economy

A forgotten lesson on the dangers of energy price caps

Liz Truss’s proposed energy price cap is an ambitious gamble. But a similar programme in Spain ended up being a fiasco, say Max King and Tom Murley. H…
21 Sep 2022
The best renewable energy funds to buy now
Renewables

The best renewable energy funds to buy now

The renewable energy industry continues to offer both growth and income, says Max King. Here are the best funds to buy now.
20 Sep 2022
A green investment trust to buy
Investment trusts

A green investment trust to buy

Impax Environmental, a successful investment trust, offers a compelling way to profit from solving environmental problems, says Max King.
16 Sep 2022
How to invest in silver, the precious metal set to shine again
Silver and other precious metals

How to invest in silver, the precious metal set to shine again

The price of silver – both a precious and industrial metal – has plunged in recent months. Yet it still has huge potential, says David J Stevenson. He…
15 Sep 2022
The fallout from Europe’s energy crisis
Energy

The fallout from Europe’s energy crisis

The soaring price of gas could see the EU impose a cap on the price of electricity generated by nuclear and renewables, while signs of strain appear i…
14 Sep 2022
The best way to invest in natural gas
Gas

The best way to invest in natural gas

David Stevenson looks at the best way to invest in natural gas as the demand for the commodity surges.
14 Sep 2022
Silver – the cheap precious metal set for a multi-week rally
Silver and other precious metals

Silver – the cheap precious metal set for a multi-week rally

Silver is full of potential – but it is a risky investment. Right now, however, it’s cheap and the outlook is positive. Dominic Frisby explains why.
14 Sep 2022
The latest news on the energy price cap
Personal finance

The latest news on the energy price cap

The government is to bring in an “Energy Price Guarantee” to help householders with their energy costs, plus a huge package of support for businesses.…
13 Sep 2022
The best way to invest in oil and gas
Oil

The best way to invest in oil and gas

The bull market in fossil fuels and wider commodities has paused. But there is still plenty of scope for investors to profit, says Merryn Somerset Web…
13 Sep 2022
The best ways to buy strategic metals
Industrial metals

The best ways to buy strategic metals

Weaker prices for strategic metals in the alternative-energy sector are an investment opportunity, says David Stevenson. Here, he picks some of the be…
12 Sep 2022