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Cryptocurrency roundup: a crypto price war could be on the cards
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Bitcoin & crypto

Cryptocurrency roundup: a crypto price war could be on the cards

Bitcoin continues to languish around $20,000, while Binance's action on fees could spark a crypto price war. Saloni Sardana rounds up the week’s crypt…
24 Jun 2022
Central banks are on course for recession
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Global Economy

Central banks are on course for recession

The world’s central banks have found themselves behind the curve on inflation. Acting to tame it now runs the risk of sparking a recession.
23 Jun 2022
A new headache for the ECB
Christine Lagarde
EU Economy

A new headache for the ECB

Italy, the eurozone’s third-largest economy, has debt of €2.759trn – almost 150% of GDP. A crisis there would pose an existential risk to the euro.
22 Jun 2022
Director dealings w/e 17 June: what company insiders are buying and selling
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Stocks and shares

Director dealings w/e 17 June: what company insiders are buying and selling

Directors’ share dealings can often give investors an insight into the sentiment of company insiders. Here are some of the biggest deals by company di…
20 Jun 2022
Britain’s most-bought shares w/e 17 June
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Stocks and shares

Britain’s most-bought shares w/e 17 June

A look at Britain’s most-bought shares in the week ending 17 June, providing an insight into how investors are thinking and where opportunities may li…
20 Jun 2022
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16 Jun 2022
Private equity – the new kings of Wall Street
Stockmarkets

Private equity – the new kings of Wall Street

The private equity sector has tripled in size over the last decade and now manages roughly $10trn of assets.
16 Jun 2022
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Chinese stocks rally as crackdowns ease
China stockmarkets

Chinese stocks rally as crackdowns ease

China’s CSI 300 benchmark stockmarket index has rallied 13% since a low early last month as conditions improve for investors.
15 Jun 2022
US inflation brings no respite for markets
Inflation

US inflation brings no respite for markets

As US inflation hit a 40-year high, the benchmark S&P 500 stockmarket index slid into a bear market, down more than 20% since its 3 January high.
15 Jun 2022
The cost of petrol in the UK compared with the rest of the world
UK Economy

The cost of petrol in the UK compared with the rest of the world

The price of petrol in the UK has gone through the roof. Here, Saloni Sardana looks at how the UK petrol price compares with the rest of the world.
15 Jun 2022
Investing in the digital economy
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Investing in the digital economy

Cryptocurrencies have the potential to fundamentally reshape the global financial system. How, then, do investors explore these ideas?
13 Jun 2022
Oil price keeps rising despite Opec+ production rise
Oil

Oil price keeps rising despite Opec+ production rise

The price of oil reached $120 a barrel this week, despite Opec+ saying it would raise production by 648,000 barrels a day.
8 Jun 2022
Shrinking credibility leaves sterling resembling an emerging-market currency
Currencies

Shrinking credibility leaves sterling resembling an emerging-market currency

UK monetary policy and the effects of Brexit are undermining confidence in sterling – it is increasingly resembling an emerging-market currency.
8 Jun 2022
ECB set to raise interest rates as stagflation beckons
EU Economy

ECB set to raise interest rates as stagflation beckons

With inflation at 8.1% and economic growth at just 0.3%, the eurozone is on the brink of stagflation. To combat it the European Central Bank is to st…
8 Jun 2022
Upcoming IPOs in 2022: which companies are planning to list this year?
UK stockmarkets

Upcoming IPOs in 2022: which companies are planning to list this year?

Rupert Hargreaves explains what an IPO is, how public and private companies differ, and picks out some of the more notable companies set to list on th…
7 Jun 2022
What the UK’s no-confidence vote means for the pound
Currencies

What the UK’s no-confidence vote means for the pound

Boris Johnson is to face a vote of confidence in Parliament after a group of Conservative MPs turned against him. Saloni Sardana looks at what it migh…
6 Jun 2022
Wall Street’s sell-off has further to go
US stockmarkets

Wall Street’s sell-off has further to go

The current stockmarket sell-off has been led by tech stocks, but the pain is spreading. The bear market has further to go – US stocks are still expen…
25 May 2022
Law Debenture investment trust update: premium over net assets slips
Investment trusts

Law Debenture investment trust update: premium over net assets slips

Saloni Sardana looks at the latest update from the Law Debenture investment trust, one of the six funds in MoneyWeek’s model investment trust portfoli…
25 May 2022
China’s zero-Covid labyrinth
China stockmarkets

China’s zero-Covid labyrinth

China’s zero-Covid policy will lead to an “extended period of sub-par growth” as constant lockdowns constrict its economy.
25 May 2022
Investor optimism ebbs in Indian stockmarkets
Emerging markets

Investor optimism ebbs in Indian stockmarkets

India’s BSE Sensex stockmarket index has fallen by almost 8% so far this year. Interest rates are on the rise, and foreign investors have been selling…
18 May 2022
Interest-rate rises mean more pain for stocks
Stockmarkets

Interest-rate rises mean more pain for stocks

Interest rates are rising around the world as central banks try to get inflation under control. That’s hitting stockmarkets – and there is more pain t…
13 May 2022
Retail therapy: two of Britain's biggest commercial landlords set to merge
Property

Retail therapy: two of Britain's biggest commercial landlords set to merge

Shaftesbury and Capital & Counties, two of London’s leading leisure landlords, are planning to merge – if they can get the deal past regulators. Matth…
11 May 2022