Lots of different things affect the way you should invest, says Merryn Somerset Webb. The invocation of Article 50 isn’t one of them.
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The rush for passports after the Brexit vote may have been hasty – but “political diversification” makes sense, and not just for tax purposes. Merryn Somerset Webb explains.
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The rise of passive investing is a result of rock bottom interest rates. That’s good in the long term, but could cause pain in the short term, says John Stepek.
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Many experts think that a Norwegian-style deal with the EU would be the least worst version of Brexit. But would the public support that? Matthew Partridge investigates.
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Dominic Frisby picks the best place to lock away some cash for his children’s future.
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With credit so cheap, companies are taking on more and more debt, while at the same time buying back equity. That could spell trouble, says John Stepek.
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The US stockmarket has already priced in Donald Trump’s fiscal stimulus plans. But he’s going to have trouble delivering, says John Stepek. And that could send stocks tumbling.
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Developed-world stocks are overpriced on pretty much every valuation indicator there is, says Merryn Somerset Webb. What will trigger a change?
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EU farm subsidies a controversial. But it’s not just Europe that subsidises its agriculture, as Matthew Partridge found out when he spoke to a UK sugar manufacturer.
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Big names pulled the plug on online advertising when they realised their ads were appearing next to jihadist preachers. That’s a problem for media giant Google, says Simon Wilson.
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Taxi-hailing app Uber is running into all sorts of trouble, says Matthew Lynn. Listing on the stock market will give it the discipline it needs.
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More than 1,000 hedge funds shut down last year – the most since the financial crisis. There are now fewer funds around than at any time since 2013. What’s going on?
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Throughout the experience the incredible and unforgettable merlot scent pervades your senses, says Matthew Jukes.
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There’s no sense in handing 1%-2% plus fees to fund managers when a cheap tracker gets results, says Stephen Connolly.
The post Buffett’s bet: can a tracker trounce the hedgies? was first published on MoneyWeek.
Have the Dutch halted the march of populism in the West?
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Political betting expert Matthew Partridge weighs up the odds on the upcoming French election.
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MoneyWeek responds to a batch of your letters, this week looking at the magazine's pro-Brexit stance and the future of the Union.
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The news that George Osborne is to become the editor of the Evening Standard hasn't gone down well with everyone.
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President Donald Trump has plenty to discuss when he finally meets his Chinese opposite, says Matthew Partridge.
The post Trump raises stakes on China was first published on MoneyWeek.
Theresa May has finally put Britain on the road to Brexit with her announcement that she will invoke Article 50 next week.
The post The countdown to Brexit begins was first published on MoneyWeek.
A focus on long-term compounding became the core of Thomas Russo’s investment strategy.
The post Thomas Russo: the world’s greatest investors was first published on MoneyWeek.
Book review: On tyranny If more people followed Snyder’s injunctions, the world would be a better place.
The post Is Trump as bad as Hitler? was first published on MoneyWeek.
Donald Trump just can't resist bragging about the time he sold America's most expensive house to Russian billionaire Dmitry Rybolovlev.
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Billionaire financier Leonard Abess was singled out for special praise from then-US president Barack Obama.
The post Money makers: A banker with a soul was first published on MoneyWeek.
Many homebuyers come to regret their purchases. But if they were mis-sold, is there anything they can do about it? Emma Lunn explains.
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Bruce Davis of online investment service Abundance speaks to MoneyWeek about his business.
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Long-time banker and philanthropist David Rockefeller was the last of his generation when he passed away this week, aged 101.
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From 1 April, reforms to the flat-rate VAT scheme will cost businesses ranging from accountants to hairdressers almost £200m a year.
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It’s important to use pension allowances before you lose them, says David Prosser.
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