Rising wages, record high employment, moderate inflation and a growing economy. Things are actually looking quite good for Britain at the moment, says John Stepek.
The post It’s hard to believe, but Britain’s economy doesn’t look too bad right now was first published on MoneyWeek.
US stockmarkets are hugely volatile right now. It’s a shake-up that’s been a long-time coming. Dominic Frisby looks at the state of the markets, and where they might go next.
The post What’s next for US stockmarkets? was first published on MoneyWeek.
The effects of low-skilled immigration into the UK may be more complicated than many people think, says James Lewisohn.
The post The effect of low-skilled immigration on Britain’s productivity was first published on MoneyWeek.
The sense of panic in the markets has eased for now. But the overall tone has changed, says John Stepek. Here’s what to do now.
The post We’ve gone from “buy the dip” to “sell the rip” was first published on MoneyWeek.
Matthew Partridge talks to healthcare investment specialist Paul Major about how technology will transform healthcare – and how you can profit.
The post How to get in on healthcare’s technological revolution was first published on MoneyWeek.
Investors in cake shop Patisserie Valerie got quite the shock last week. John Stepek explains how to avoid that sort of thing happening to you.
The post How to avoid being ruined by nasty stockmarket surprises was first published on MoneyWeek.
From art to tech stocks, things are changing fast in the financial world, says Merryn Somerset Webb. And it’s all down to rising bond yields.
The post Art, tech stocks and the financial canary’s last gasp was first published on MoneyWeek.
Unilever, the consumer-goods giant, is staying in the UK after all. That tells us something important about Brexit, says Matthew Lynn.
The post Why Unilever will have to Remain was first published on MoneyWeek.
Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos gave his workers a pre-Christmas boost, which led some to say that everyone else could do with one too. But don’t minimum wages cost jobs?
The post Amazon’s pay rise and the minimum wage was first published on MoneyWeek.
John Stepek looks at whether the charts that matter most to the global economy point to the market fall being just a blip, or if this is something more serious.
The post The charts that matter: a short-lived panic – or something deeper? was first published on MoneyWeek.
Global equities are almost in bear market territory. We don’t know what will happen next. But that’s exactly why you should have some gold, says John Stepek.
The post Why it’s worth holding a bit of gold in your portfolio was first published on MoneyWeek.
From a 17th-century house on the banks of the Mawddach Estuary to a luxury apartment overlooking Tower Bridge, eight of the best riverside properties for sale now.
The post Riverside properties for sale was first published on MoneyWeek.
It doesn’t happen often these days, says Merryn Somerset Webb. But there might be something in the next Budget that MoneyWeek readers will like.
The post Some good news at last for landlords? was first published on MoneyWeek.
Anthony Enrique Gignac was a master of the fraud, but a small slip brought him down to earth.
The post Epic con artist laid low by a ham sarnie was first published on MoneyWeek.
Inflation in Turkey has soared to its highest level since 2003. In August, the annual rate of consumer price inflation had reached around 18% but in September it was almost 25%.
The post Chart of the week: inflation in Turkey at its highest in 15 years 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.
Professional investor Alec Cutler picks three stocks that have been victims of excessive pessimism that has obscured their promising long-term prospects.
The post Three stocks that are ripe with opportunity was first published on MoneyWeek.
Pervasive corruption in Latin America’s biggest economy threatens to propel another populist to power. Jair Bolsonaro, a brash, misogynistic former army captain, could wreak havoc. Jane Lewis reports.
The post Jair Bolsonaro: the Trump of the Tropics set to lead Brazil was first published on MoneyWeek.
HanETF’s exchange-traded fund allows you to buy into a “mega trend” - the surging demand for smartphones in Asia.
The post Two funds to profit from Asia’s love for smartphones was first published on MoneyWeek.
Ben King launched his app, Pesky Fish, to reinvent the seafood supply chain and create a more sustainable industry for fish, fishermen and consumers.
The post Pesky Fish: how an app for fresh fish landed investors was first published on MoneyWeek.
2016 AristeaThis South African sparkler is a world-class rosé and stunning value to boot, says Matthew Jukes.
The post This rosé blew me away was first published on MoneyWeek.
Stuart Watkins looks at some of the world's most scenic pilgrim trails.
The post Pilgrimages: walking the stairway to heaven was first published on MoneyWeek.
The Mazda MX-5, the world’s favourite sports car, returns. And this time, Mazda has really nailed it.
The post Mazda’s MX-5 roars back with even more power was first published on MoneyWeek.
Reform to civil partnerships should allow more couples to make the most of financial protections.
The post Civil partners to benefit was first published on MoneyWeek.
Saga, the travel and insurance brand, will profit from an ageing population, says Matthew Partridge.
The post Set sail for profits with Saga was first published on MoneyWeek.
Richard Bean’s comedy is a great metaphor for the conflicts of interest within finance, says Matthew Partridge.
The post What One Man Two Guvnors teaches you about conflicts of interest was first published on MoneyWeek.
Wealth manager Felix Zulauf reckons we can wave goodbye to free-market economies.
The post Felix Zulauf: the world of managed economies was first published on MoneyWeek.
A peer-to-peer platform, Buy2Let Cars, claims investors can get a bumper return from leasing cars to people with less-than-perfect credit histories.
The post P2P car loans for subprime borrowers was first published on MoneyWeek.
Former pensions minister Ros Altmann has claimed her warnings that changes to the state-pension age would have a detrimental impact on women were ignored at all levels of government.
The post Altmann: warnings on women’s state pension ignored was first published on MoneyWeek.
Plans to outlaw a controversial form of financial advice on pension transfers have been shelved by the Financial Conduct Authority.
The post FCA backs down from pension transfers advice ban was first published on MoneyWeek.