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Platinum: the precious metal that looks set to play catch-up with silver and gold
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Silver and other precious metals

Platinum: the precious metal that looks set to play catch-up with silver and gold

Gold and silver continue to soar, but there's still time to get in. And there's another precious metal that looks set to go on a bull run too, says Jo…
7 Aug 2020
BP halves its dividend
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Income investing

BP halves its dividend

BP has announced a record quarterly loss for the three months to the end of June – $17.7bn – and cut its dividend in half.
6 Aug 2020
Gold hits the big $2,000 level – are Aim miners about to play catch up?
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Gold

Gold hits the big $2,000 level – are Aim miners about to play catch up?

With the price of gold shooting through $2,000 an ounce, the yellow metal looks unstoppable. Things are so bullish, even Aim-listed junior gold miners…
5 Aug 2020
BP has slashed its dividend – and markets love it
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Income investing

BP has slashed its dividend – and markets love it

BP has bowed to the inevitable and cut its dividend in half – and its share price promptly rose. John Stepek explains what it means for shareholders …
4 Aug 2020
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Three stocks set for sustainable success
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Three stocks set for sustainable success

Professional investor Mark Denham of Carmignac highlights three of his favourite stocks that will allow investors to profit from the “renewables megat…
4 Aug 2020
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Silver price begins to catch up with gold
Silver and other precious metals

Silver price begins to catch up with gold

After climbing 36% in the last month alone, the silver price has hit a seven-year high.
30 Jul 2020
Gold proves its worth
UK Economy

Gold proves its worth

The pandemic has been good for gold. And, while you must keep holding gold (inflation is coming), you must not ignore the return of our old lives, say…
30 Jul 2020

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Gold bugs cheer new record, with silver hot on its heels
Gold

Gold bugs cheer new record, with silver hot on its heels

The gold price has finally surpassed its 2011 peak of $1,923.70 an ounce. And, after climbing 36% in the last month alone, the silver price has hit a …
30 Jul 2020
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Gold bugs' dreams are coming true – but we could still see a V-shaped recovery
Gold

Gold bugs' dreams are coming true – but we could still see a V-shaped recovery

John and Merryn talk about how it's perfectly reasonable to expect a V-shaped recovery and to continue holding gold as well. Plus, inflation, staycati…
30 Jul 2020
How much further will gold go? $2,250, $2,460 – or beyond?
Gold

How much further will gold go? $2,250, $2,460 – or beyond?

The gold bull market has really taken off – and it's only just begun. Dominic Frisby explains what's behind its big rise, and asks how much further it…
29 Jul 2020
Guru watch: buy gold ahead of China's big currency move
Gold

Guru watch: buy gold ahead of China's big currency move

China has steadily been building “a renminbi-based international payments system", says Charles Gave, founding partner and chairman of Gavekal.
27 Jul 2020
Gold could set new records, even from here – here’s how to invest
Gold

Gold could set new records, even from here – here’s how to invest

The gold price has soared in recent days, and it could go higher yet, says John Stepek. Either way, you should hold some gold in your portfolio.
27 Jul 2020
The going looks good for gold
Gold

The going looks good for gold

With inflation fears rising and interest rates nailed to the floor, the outlook for gold is bright, says John Stepek.
27 Jul 2020
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The market is starting to wake up to inflation risk – here’s why that matters
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The market is starting to wake up to inflation risk – here’s why that matters

The distinct possibility that our standard of living may be about to drop is weighing on the minds of investors. John Stepek explains what that means …
23 Jul 2020
23 July 1952: European Coal and Steel Community is born
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23 July 1952: European Coal and Steel Community is born

Forebear of the European Union, the European Coal and Steel Community came into being in 1952 following the Treaty of Paris.
23 Jul 2020
Silver’s had a cracking run – what happens now?
Silver and other precious metals

Silver’s had a cracking run – what happens now?

Silver has risen almost 100% since its recent lows. And there's potential for much more. But it is the most fickle and frustrating of metals – it coul…
22 Jul 2020
Investing in a greener future
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Investing in a greener future

SPONSORED CONTENT – With a global focus on decarbonisation, the ever-growing renewable energy sector has great investment potential
21 Jul 2020
Gold has recovered its mojo
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Gold has recovered its mojo

Gold has been on an impressive run this year, breaking through $1,800 an ounce.
16 Jul 2020
Hang onto your gold miners – this boom has further to go
Gold

Hang onto your gold miners – this boom has further to go

The gold price is heading for new highs, and it’s taking gold mining stocks with it. Indeed, says Dominic Frisby, the boom is just getting started. Ge…
15 Jul 2020
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What gold, bonds and tech stocks have in common
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What gold, bonds and tech stocks have in common

"Risk off" or "safe haven" assets such as gold and government bonds have been doing well lately. But so have riskier tech stocks. That seems to defy c…
10 Jul 2020
The best bet in the base metals rally
Industrial metals

The best bet in the base metals rally

The prices of key industrial metals have been enjoying a spectacular rally.
3 Jul 2020
A bright future: the best ways to invest in solar energy
Renewables

A bright future: the best ways to invest in solar energy

Solar energy was long dismissed as unprofitable and unproven. But it has come of age. It is providing stiff competition to conventional energy sources…
3 Jul 2020