Tech stocks have plunged this year, but is now the time to buy?
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Tech stocks have plunged this year, but is now the time to buy?

Tech stocks have faced heavy selling pressure this year, although all of these firms have bright futures.
10 Nov 2022
The best British tech stocks from a thriving sector
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The best British tech stocks from a thriving sector

Move over, Silicon Valley. Over the past two decades the UK has become one of the main global hubs for tech start-ups. Matthew Partridge explains why,…
29 Sep 2022
How to invest in videogames – a Great British success story
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How to invest in videogames – a Great British success story

The pandemic gave the videogame sector a big boost, and that strong growth will endure. Bruce Packard provides an overview of the global outlook and a…
25 Aug 2022
Ron Johnson: the retail king’s quest for redemption
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Ron Johnson: the retail king’s quest for redemption

Ron Johnson’s spell at JCPenney, following his triumph at Apple, was a disaster. Now, his latest attempt to rescue his reputation has just crashed int…
19 Aug 2022
How to invest in smart factories as the “fourth industrial revolution” arrives
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How to invest in smart factories as the “fourth industrial revolution” arrives

Exciting new technologies and trends are coming together to change the face of manufacturing. Matthew Partridge looks at the companies that will drive…
18 Aug 2022
Alibaba may be booted off NYSE
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Alibaba may be booted off NYSE

Shares in Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba Group fell by 4% last week amid fears that it could be kicked off the New York Stock Exchange.
3 Aug 2022
Why Big Tech’s move into medicine is a mistake
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Why Big Tech’s move into medicine is a mistake

The big tech companies have long wanted a slice of the medical action, and now they are moving in. They are making a big mistake and will fae a huge b…
30 Jul 2022
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The fallout from Alibaba’s huge data breach
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The fallout from Alibaba’s huge data breach

Chinese tech giant Alibaba is at the centre of a huge data-breach scandal – and the clampdown on the sector could now intensify.
20 Jul 2022
Just how powerful is artificial intelligence becoming?
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Just how powerful is artificial intelligence becoming?

An uncannily human response from an artificial intelligence program sparked a minor panic last month. But just how powerful are machines getting – and…
2 Jul 2022
The Brussels effect – how the EU is raising standards around the world
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The Brussels effect – how the EU is raising standards around the world

EU standards and consumer protection regulations have a habit of being enforced globally. Why is that? And is it such a bad thing?
20 Jun 2022
Hock Tan: the tech sector’s supreme dealmaker
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Hock Tan: the tech sector’s supreme dealmaker

Broadcom’s boss Hock Tan has acquired a reputation as the industry’s prime dealmaker – a renown that suffered a blow under Donald Trump. Now he has an…
13 Jun 2022
What to buy as the tech-stock bull market crashes
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What to buy as the tech-stock bull market crashes

The decade-long bull market in tech stocks has come to a rapid halt. Investors need to distinguish solid stocks from speculative ones rather than just…
27 May 2022
Is it time to pick up growth stock bargains yet?
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Is it time to pick up growth stock bargains yet?

If you’re thinking of picking up some bargains from the tech stock crash, beware – there are still plenty of “growth traps” out there. John Stepek exp…
26 May 2022
Amazon’s shares have fallen hard – value investors should take note
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Amazon’s shares have fallen hard – value investors should take note

Investors have dumped Amazon shares as post-pandemic life returns to normal. But it still has plenty of competitive advantages, says Russell Hargreave…
23 May 2022
Tech stock crash – dotcom bust 2.0 is upon us
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Tech stock crash – dotcom bust 2.0 is upon us

It’s carnage in the tech sector as the market crashes. But that spells opportunity for canny investors, says Matthew Lynn
19 May 2022
The tech-stock bubble has burst – but I still want a Peloton
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The tech-stock bubble has burst – but I still want a Peloton

Peloton was one of the big winners from the Covid tech boom. But it's fallen over 90% as the tech stock bubble bursts and and everything else falls in…
19 May 2022
Should you buy Vodafone shares, or steer clear?
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Should you buy Vodafone shares, or steer clear?

Vodafone grew revenue by 4% and profit by 11% last year, and offers investors a 6.4% dividend yield. So should you buy Vodafone shares? Rupert Hargrea…
17 May 2022
Anna Macdonald and Mikhail Zverev: Investing in innovative new frontiers
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Anna Macdonald and Mikhail Zverev: Investing in innovative new frontiers

Merryn talks to Anna Macdonald and Mikhail Zverev of Amati about investing in growth-focused innovation in the teeth of a tech-stock selloff, and the …
12 May 2022
Why Elon Musk's Twitter takeover could mark the end of the reign of the CEO
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Why Elon Musk's Twitter takeover could mark the end of the reign of the CEO

The overlords of the corporate world have had their day, says Matthew Lynn. Long live the Technokings!
8 May 2022
Fang tech stocks: Meta and Netflix lose their bite
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Fang tech stocks: Meta and Netflix lose their bite

Investors treated the Fang tech stocks as almost identical, but two of them are much weaker than the rest, says Philip Pilkington.
6 May 2022
This specialist software fund is still cheap
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This specialist software fund is still cheap

HgCapital Trust’s portfolio looks expensive, but its strong record should reassure investors, says Max King.
4 May 2022
Why new technology will pump up inflation
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Why new technology will pump up inflation

New technology will make it easier to sneak through price rises without anyone really noticing, says Matthew Lynn.
1 May 2022