One of the few big opportunities in global markets is Japan’s small-cap value sector. And now there is finally a fund that focuses directly on this niche, says Merryn Somerset Webb.
More than one in four master-trust pension schemes – which look after the retirement savings of millions of savers – are set to close.
Nottingham’s Games Workshop has doubled its share price in the last year, while that of newspaper distributor and logistics firm Connect Group has slumped by two-thirds.
Professional investor Francesco Conte picks three outstanding small European companies to buy now.
Ten years after a financial crisis caused by too much debt, the world has an even higher debt load.
Oil prices reached four-year highs of around $80 this week. And the fundamentals of the market point to even higher prices in the short term.
Sportswear giant Nike has confounded the sceptics by remaining ahead of the competition.
Ethan Brown is on a mission to redefine the word “meat”, making burger patties, chicken strips and sausages from plant protein.
The first ETF to track marijuana producers passed C$1bn in September, doubling its value in a year – but the sector is getting ahead of itself.
Going against your instincts can be a profitable investment strategy as Seinfeld showed, says Matthew Partridge.
The French leader is resorting to some desperate measures in a drive to make money.
Changes in the law could help small and medium-sized enterprises unlock substantial sums tied up in their invoices.
Ten years on from Lehman Brothers, where does the biggest risk lie? On corporate balance sheets.
Julian Dunkerton started out selling clothes at a stall in Cheltenham in 1985. Now he has built a global brand present in 46 countries and is venturing into drinks and hotels. Jane Lewis reports.
Travel insurance is one of the few forms of cover you absolutely must have, says Ruth Jackson. But check policies carefully before signing up.
Matthew Partridge finds out who the betting market tips to be the next leaders of the Tories and Labour.
Hungarian prime minister Viktor Orbán suffers a humiliation at the hands of the European Parliament.
A new review provides ammunition for both sides. Matthew Partridge reports.
Accepting Kim Jong-un’s offer for nuclear disarmament may be naive, but it’s the best option on the table.
The dispute over tariffs could be a foreshadowing of something far worse. Emily Hohler reports.