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Big Tech is becoming Big Brother: a leviathan out of control
Big tech is big brother
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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
Tech stocks charge ahead
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Tech stocks charge ahead

The pandemic has catapulted Big Tech to new heights, with the five biggest tech companies taking in combined revenue of $322bn during the first three …
7 May 2021
Three Asian tech stocks that lead the way in innovation
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Three Asian tech stocks that lead the way in innovation

Professional investor Fay Ren of Cerno Capital highlights three of her favourite Asian tech stocks to buy now
7 May 2021
Share tips of the week
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Share tips of the week

MoneyWeek’s comprehensive guide to the best of this week’s share tips from the rest of the UK's financial pages.
7 May 2021
Big Tech on steroids: why the 2020s will be the “decade of the DAO”
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Big Tech on steroids: why the 2020s will be the “decade of the DAO”

Big tech companies have transformed the way we live our lives. But if you thought they were disruptive, you haven’t seen anything yet. As Dominic Fris…
6 May 2021
António Horta-Osório: the tennis ace who saved Lloyds Bank
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António Horta-Osório: the tennis ace who saved Lloyds Bank

António Horta-Osório was determined to rescue Britain’s largest high-street bank from disaster, and he succeeded, if at the cost of his own health. Ca…
2 May 2021
Beyond US tech stocks: three global stars to buy now
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Beyond US tech stocks: three global stars to buy now

There is much to like about the US tech giants, says professional investor Alec Cutler of Orbis Investments highlights. But there are many other excel…
1 May 2021
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Tom Slater of Scottish Mortgage: growth, the pandemic, and the importance of optimism
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Tom Slater of Scottish Mortgage: growth, the pandemic, and the importance of optimism

Merryn talks to Tom Slater of the Scottish Mortgage Investment Trust about investing in growth, the pandemic and its aftermath, why optimism will alwa…
30 Apr 2021
Share tips of the week
Share tips

Share tips of the week

MoneyWeek’s comprehensive guide to the best of this week’s share tips from the rest of the UK's financial pages.
30 Apr 2021
BP: really going “beyond petroleum” won't be easy
Energy stocks

BP: really going “beyond petroleum” won't be easy

BP is recovering and plans to become carbon neutral by 2050. Meanwhile, activist investors are targeting ExxonMobil. Matthew Partridge reports
30 Apr 2021
Three stocks from emerging Asia, a region racing ahead of its rivals
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Three stocks from emerging Asia, a region racing ahead of its rivals

Emerging Asia should be the fastest-growing region in the world this year, says Avo Ora of the Pictet Asian Equities ex-Japan fund. Here, he picks th…
29 Apr 2021
Merck: the good value biotech stock that has cornered the cancer market
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Merck: the good value biotech stock that has cornered the cancer market

Merck, the biopharma giant, dominates the biggest disease sector and looks reasonably valued, says Dr Mike Tubbs.
27 Apr 2021
Can accident-prone Credit Suisse ever turn the corner?
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Can accident-prone Credit Suisse ever turn the corner?

Swiss bank Credit Suisse is struggling to contain the damage to its reputation after becoming embroiled in the Greensill scandal and the collapse of A…
26 Apr 2021
Renewable energy: how to cash in as the US goes green
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Renewable energy: how to cash in as the US goes green

A rapidly growing emphasis on renewable power in America will boost investors’ portfolios. Max King outlines the best ways to invest.
26 Apr 2021
Three long-term, “old economy” winners forgotten in the growth-stock frenzy
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Three long-term, “old economy” winners forgotten in the growth-stock frenzy

Professional investor John Bennett of the Henderson European Focus Trust, picks three of his favourite “old economy” stocks that should provide surpri…
26 Apr 2021
Spreadbetter Plus500 will add to profits – here's how to play it
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Spreadbetter Plus500 will add to profits – here's how to play it

Plus500, the financial trading platform, surged in lockdown but will also ride the recovery, says Matthew Partridge.
26 Apr 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
Semiconductors will go from famine to feast
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Semiconductors will go from famine to feast

A global shortage of semiconductors has collided with an unprecedented surge in demand. But the chip industry has always been highly cyclical.
23 Apr 2021
Arm Holdings takeover: has Nvidia had its chips?
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Arm Holdings takeover: has Nvidia had its chips?

The takeover of Britain’s semiconductor group Arm Holdings by its US rival Nvidia could be running into the sand, says Matthew Partridge.
22 Apr 2021
Activist investor Elliott takes takes a stake in Glaxo
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Activist investor Elliott takes takes a stake in Glaxo

Elliott, s US hedge fund, took an undisclosed multibillion-pound stake in GSK last week, driving the share price up by 4.6%.
22 Apr 2021
Get decades of growth at a discount with this healthcare investment trust
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Get decades of growth at a discount with this healthcare investment trust

Healthcare is set for strong long-term expansion but looks cheap. That makes this investment trust worth buying, says Max King.
19 Apr 2021
Moderna’s Stéphane Bancel: the maths nerd who struck vaccine gold
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Moderna’s Stéphane Bancel: the maths nerd who struck vaccine gold

A decade ago, Stéphane Bancel took a gamble and joined a fledgling start-up working on an unproven new technology. The gamble paid off with the rise o…
17 Apr 2021