Despite having only existed for 20 years, the euro is the world’s second-most traded currency and the second-largest reserve currency. Dominic Frisby looks at its performance against the dollar and the yen, and where it might go next.
Shares in Baillie Gifford’s growth-focused Scottish Mortgage Trust are worth buying, says Max King.
Deutsche Bank is shedding 18,000 staff. John Stepek examines what’s behind the layoffs – and asks if we are looking at another Lehman Brothers.
Worried that your manager might “do a Woodford”? Here’s what to look out for when investing in active funds.
Professional investor Joe Bauernfreund of the AVI Japan Opportunity Trust selects three cheap Japanese shares.
Plans are afoot for a new stockmarket for Scotland, which will only list companies that make a positive impact on society and the environment. It’s a neat idea, says Merryn Somerset Webb.
Investors are shunning active funds in favour of passive funds that track an underlying market index. John Stepek looks at what’s behind the change and asks if anything can save the active fund management industry.
Ailing shopping centres should be repurposed, benefiting the economy and investors.
The yield curve is putting pressure on the Federal reserve to cut interest rates. But the economic data doesn’t support that. John Stepek looks at what the charts that matter most to the global economy are saying this week.
The Australian dollar has been falling in value since 2011. It’s fared even worse than the pound. Dominic Frisby looks at the reasons for its decline.
With UK house prices still falling in real terms, property is getting more affordable. John Stepek examines the reasons behind the slow decline, and what the future might hold.
MoneyWeek’s comprehensive guide to the best of this week’s share tips from the rest of the UK’s financial pages.
In yet another turnaround plan, Deutsche Bank is planning a “global cull” of 20,000 staff, more than a fifth of those currently employed.
Stockmarkets sighed with relief after the G20 summit in Japan brought a handshake between Donald Trump and Xi Jinping.
Jony Ive, the designer of the iMac and iPhone is leaving Apple. The news comes at a difficult time. Matthew Partridge reports.
Vietnam has reinvented itself. And now, this overlooked market is ripe for investment. Alex Rankine picks the best way to buy in.
An unlikely alliance between Prince Charles and a disgruntled housebuilder is highlighting the need for better-quality homes.
Facial recognition technology is no longer dystopian fiction. It’s a rapidly growing technology subsector covering a wide range of applications. Ben Judge explains what they are and highlights the key players.
With central bankers turning ultra-dovish, it looks like the currency wars are back on the agenda. John Stepek explains why, and what it means for your money.
Custodian Reit has been grappling with retail turmoil, but that is only a small part of the picture.
After its recent spectacular rise, bitcoin suffered a whopping great selloff that, technically, put it back in a bear market. But that doesn’t mean you should sell, says Dominic Frisby. Here’s why.
Investors should spare a thought for these 19 out-of-favour investment trusts, says David Stevenson.
Dividend payouts are also on the up in Asia. Income investor should look to these two investment trusts to get a slice.
Competitors will nibble away at vegan-burger maker Beyond Meat’s market share – and it is absurdly overpriced.
John Stepek examines Neil Woodford’s progress in fixing his Equity Income Fund, and asks if it’s worth buying the Patient Capital Trust instead – while running his eye over an alternative trust for your portfolio.
Author and strategist A Gary Shilling says the US economy is declining. But a recession won’t last, and things are looking good in the longer term.