Ever since the Thatcher era, Britain has been relaxed about the nationality of buyers of its industrial assets. But is that always wise? Alex Rankine reports.
The post Should we protect national champions? was first published on MoneyWeek.
Project Fear failed to move us Brits, but it should really have put the wind up the Germans, says Matthew Lynn.
The post Why German exports are falling was first published on MoneyWeek.
The now infamous yield curve inverted this week, and that's sent investors running for cover. John Stepek looks at the charts that most most to investors to see how the markets have reacted.
The post The charts that matter: the rush to safety was first published on MoneyWeek.
MoneyWeek’s comprehensive guide to the best of this week’s share tips from the rest of the UK's financial pages.
The post Share tips of the week was first published on MoneyWeek.
You know trouble is brewing for emerging-market currencies when everybody starts running for the US dollar, says Dominic Frisby.
The post Currency Corner: hard times are coming for emerging-market currencies was first published on MoneyWeek.
Exchanges taking place under the official radar may seem harmless, but they can have big effects on the wider economy. Investors should pay attention, says Jonathan Compton.
The post How the shadow economy moves markets was first published on MoneyWeek.
With all that's going on in the world, who could blame investors for losing their heads? Just remember to hold on to yours, says John Stepek – and stick to the plan.
The post Investors are in the grip of panic – don’t join them was first published on MoneyWeek.
Investors betting that Argentina had turned over a new leaf were given a nasty reminder of the country’s past this week.
The post Chart of the week: Argentina shocks investors (for a change) was first published on MoneyWeek.
Computer gaming has come a long way from space invaders and shoot ‘em ups. Here are seven of the best.
The post Hit the sofa for the summer with these video games was first published on MoneyWeek.
The benchmark Nifty index is now down 9% and has just had its worst July for 17 years.
The post India’s star is at risk of fading was first published on MoneyWeek.
While the Euro Stoxx index has rallied 15% this year on the prospect of interest-rate cuts, eurozone banks have been notably absent from the festivities.
The post The threat to Europe’s banks was first published on MoneyWeek.
China’s currency fell to an 11-year low against the US dollar, prompting US authorities to brand the country a currency manipulator.
The post Trade conflict risks igniting currency war was first published on MoneyWeek.
This week: houses for around £1m – from a large property with direct frontage to the Cymyran Strait, Anglesey, to a 16th-century house in a private valley with a waterfall in Bayton, Worcestershire.
The post Houses for around £1m was first published on MoneyWeek.
A life-long Selvapiana fan, Matthew Jukes samples a tip off from a fellow wine scribe – and what a wine it turned out to be.
The post Wine of the week: an epic Selvapiana with bravado and panache was first published on MoneyWeek.
Finance buffs should check out these two new museums in France. Chris Carter reports.
The post The history of trade and economics was first published on MoneyWeek.
ADVERTORIAL CONTENT Alex Crooke, Fund Manager for Bankers Investment Trust, explains why his predictions for the second half of the year have changed as political uncertainty continues to hamper business confidence. Alex also gives an update on asset allocation within the portfolio, particularly in light of the China-US trade war.
The post Has the value comeback been postponed? was first published on MoneyWeek.
It's always a good idea to see where your portfolio stands at times of market extremes, says John Stepek.
The post Time to review your portfolio was first published on MoneyWeek.
Investors are paying good money to be allowed to lend money to governments across the world. What on earth is going on, and what does it mean for your money? John Stepek reports.
The post Navigating the weird world of negative interest rates was first published on MoneyWeek.
UK commercial property stocks look unreasonably cheap, says Max King.
The post Bag a Brexit bargain in commercial property was first published on MoneyWeek.
Everybody is talking about the inverted yield curve and how it predicts recessions. John Stepek explains everything you need to know about it and why it matters.
The post What is a yield curve, and why should I care if it inverts? was first published on MoneyWeek.
Time is running out for thousands of people to avoid missing out on a top-up to their pension income following changes to the rules introduced in May.
The post Make sure you don’t lose your pension credit was first published on MoneyWeek.
The flexibility of pensions drawdown doesn’t always trump the secure income provided by annuities.
The post Pension annuities are back in favour was first published on MoneyWeek.
A reliable stockmarket warning bell may be about to send investors running for cover, says John Stepek. That's when you will be glad you have your investment plan in place.
The post Why you need a plan for when the market panics was first published on MoneyWeek.
Investors who trusted their money to ex-lawyer Marc Dreier found themselves $400m out of pocket.
The post Great frauds in history: Marc Dreier was first published on MoneyWeek.
It's a buyer’s market at today's property auctions. But you still need to do your due diligence before bidding.
The post Snap up a bargain at a property auction was first published on MoneyWeek.
Jeffrey Epstein was a financier who rubbed shoulders with the rich and powerful. Allegations of sexual abuse have brought him down. But just how did he make his money?
The post Jeffrey Epstein: the sordid downfall of a plutocrat was first published on MoneyWeek.
Pharmaceutical firm Bausch Health, formerly known as Valeant, is putting a dodgy past behind it.
The post Bausch Health: an ex-sinner to buy now was first published on MoneyWeek.
Georgia Capital, a London-listed investment fund, is trading on a big discount and looks a good bet for the brave.
The post Adventurous investors should head for the frontier in Georgia was first published on MoneyWeek.
You need only look at the global bond market to see that we are in unprecedented territory, says David Rosenberg of Gluskin Sheff.
The post David Rosenberg: this is a “Potemkin market” was first published on MoneyWeek.
Make sure you file your compensation claim for mis-sold payment protection insurance by 29 August.
The post Don’t miss the PPI claims deadline was first published on MoneyWeek.
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