Over two years later, nothing has really changed on the Brexit front, says Merryn Somerset Webb. And UK stocks are still cheap.
The post The same old Brexit story was first published on MoneyWeek.
Times are tough for traditional retailers now internet shopping has taken off. But some big names are successfully adapting to the new environment. What are they doing right? Matthew Partridge investigates.
The post The high-street brands that are defying the online onslaught was first published on MoneyWeek.
Fund management fees are still taking a huge bite out of investor returns. And while they may have fallen in recent years, they need to come down even further, says Merryn Somerset Webb.
The post How fund management fees gobble up a quarter of your returns was first published on MoneyWeek.
As founder and chairman of Vanguard Group, Jack Bogle, who died last night, pioneered index funds and democratised investing. John Stepek examines his legacy.
The post How Jack Bogle transformed the investment industry for the better was first published on MoneyWeek.
What happens after Parliament’s resounding rejection of Theresa May’s Brexit deal is anyone’s guess. Here, John Stepek outlines some scenarios, and explains what it all means for your money.
The post What May’s massive Brexit rejection means for your money was first published on MoneyWeek.
Newmont Mining is merging with Goldcorp to become the world’s largest gold miner. Dominic Frisby looks at what it mean for the sector, and for investors.
The post Good news for gold mining investors – merger mania is gripping the sector was first published on MoneyWeek.
All those people breaking up over Christmas would do better to wait until Easter, says Merryn Somerset Webb. They could save themselves a fortune.
The post Thinking of getting a divorce? Here’s why it might pay to wait a while was first published on MoneyWeek.
One popular idea right now is that 2019 will be the year that actively managed funds trump passive funds. It sounds good, says John Stepek. But it's nonsense. Here's why.
The post “2019 will be the year of the stock-picker” – and other nonsense to ignore was first published on MoneyWeek.
The equity bull market is over, says Charlie Morris. But gold's is just starting.
The post Gold is back in a bull market – it’s time to buy was first published on MoneyWeek.
Exciting things are happening in Japan, and they should be of interest to anyone looking for investment opportunities in 2019.
The post Why investors are looking east towards Japan was first published on MoneyWeek.
When Donald Trump was elected in November 2016, markets soon applauded him as a tax-cutting, regulation-slashing, business-focused President. The welcome mat was withdrawn during 2018, however, as trade wars started to unnerve investors and stall business spending.
The post Bonds and fixed interest – back to fight another day? was first published on MoneyWeek.
The movement towards more sustainable investment opportunities in 2019 is driven by both big institutional investors and millennials, and this theme is reinforced by the findings of our recent survey of high net worth individuals.
The post Responsible investing is here to stay was first published on MoneyWeek.
Within 10 years the FAANGs could well have been replaced by a portfolio of CRAABs – cryptocurrency, robotics, artificial intelligence, automation and biotech companies.
The post From FAANGs to CRAABs – the era of investment in new technology was first published on MoneyWeek.
A convertible bond is a fixed-rate instrument that can convert into shares at a specific share price, which is preset by the issuing company at a premium over the current share price.
The post Why we believe in convertible bonds for 2019 was first published on MoneyWeek.
While there are challenges to overcome, we believe the investment outlook for Latin America as a whole is quietly encouraging, making it one of our key investment themes in 2019.
The post Could Latin America be a great investment opportunity in 2019? was first published on MoneyWeek.
Matthew Lynn’s crystal ball is in pretty good nick. Here, he makes five predictions for the year ahead.
The post The five megadeals to expect in 2019 was first published on MoneyWeek.
Donald Trump's tangle with Congress over his promised border wall has led to US government agencies closing up shop. But does that matter much for America's economy? Simon Wilson reports.
The post What’s behind the US government shutdown? was first published on MoneyWeek.
John Stepek looks at the global economy’s most important charts to find out what’s behind the market’s latest rally, and how long it can last.
The post The charts that matter: a big bounceback – but can it last? was first published on MoneyWeek.
Markets around the world are rallying after their wobbles over Christmas. And as is usual these days, it’s all down to one thing. John Stepek explains.
The post Will the market rally last? was first published on MoneyWeek.
2018 was a lousy year for equities, but some investment trusts managed to produce positive returns.
The post The investment trust tops and flops of 2018 was first published on MoneyWeek.
For the first time in 18 years, US companies have more job openings than there are unemployed Americans.
The post Chart of the week: 2018 set a record in the US labour market was first published on MoneyWeek.
Analysts have rated more than 70% of stocks in the S&P 500 as a “buy” or “strong buy” rating. The only trouble with that is that analysts usually get it wrong.
The post Ignore the new year stockmarket predictions was first published on MoneyWeek.
Alex Rankine assesses the performance of the UK media's share tipsters over the last 12 months, and looks at what they're tipping for the year ahead.
The post How the tipsters fared in 2018 was first published on MoneyWeek.
Devote an afternoon to some simple money administration, and you could make a big difference to your finances over the year.
The post Easy ways to save cash was first published on MoneyWeek.
Professional investor Alex Davies, founder of high net worth investment service Wealth Club, picks his top venture capital trusts.
The post Time to venture into venture capital trusts was first published on MoneyWeek.
The London Art Fair is a great place for new collectors to start out, says Chris Carter.
The post Where to search out new artistic talent in 2019 was first published on MoneyWeek.
Explore the poles in comfort and European restaurants with foodie experts. Madeleine Taylor reports.
The post Three adventurous cruises was first published on MoneyWeek.
The hair-raising Bentley Continental GT convertible is a romantic dream come true for those with fat wallets.
The post Bentley Continental GT convertible: an escape from the humdrum was first published on MoneyWeek.
From a 14th-century manor on Bodmin Moor, to a four-storey Victorian property in Barnes, London, eight of the best houses for sale with annexes.
The post Houses for sale with annexes was first published on MoneyWeek.
2015 Rosso di MontalcinoThis is a spectacular mini-Brunello in every single respect, says Matthew Jukes – including the price.
The post A flabbergastingly good Tuscan was first published on MoneyWeek.