A knack for finding good bets and an audacious string of deals has put Kenny Alexander at the top of the gambling industry. Yet his fast and loose style is causing problems.
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Richard Parfect, fund manager at Seneca Investment Managers, picks three of his favourite income investments.
The post Three income investments with downside protection was first published on MoneyWeek.
History shows that value stocks always struggle during technological shifts. But when’s the turnaround?
The post Why value stocks struggle during technological revolutions was first published on MoneyWeek.
Every now and again, markets undergo a “paradigm shift”. Hedge fund guru Ray Dalio thinks we’re near one now. And he’s buying gold. John Stepek explains why you should, too.
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The US central bank is being far too relaxed about the potential consequences of taking out an “insurance” interest-rate cut reckons Sonal Desai of Franklin Templeton.
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Sterling slipped to a two-year low against the greenback this week, and remains around 12% below its pre-referendum level.
The post Chart of the week: sterling’s sea of troubles was first published on MoneyWeek.
Boris Johnson, our probable future PM, will have to act fast to put Britain back on its feet, say Matthew Lynn.
The post The three planks of Boris-onomics was first published on MoneyWeek.
American technology companies make billions, yet pay pennies in tax. New levies in France and Britain seek to change that. But will they work as intended?
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The US bond yield curve turned positive again at the tail end of this week. John Stepek looks at how it affects the charts that matter the most to the global economy.
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Despite having only existed for 20 years, the euro is the world's second-most traded currency and the second-largest reserve currency. Dominic Frisby looks at its performance against the dollar and the yen, and where it might go next.
The post Currency Corner: what’s next for the euro? was first published on MoneyWeek.
Donald Trump is a big fan of a weaker currency for America. John Stepek explains why, how he could target the US dollar, and what that would mean for investors.
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MoneyWeek’s comprehensive guide to the best of this week’s share tips from the rest of the UK's financial pages.
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The new GoPro Hero 7 Black improves on an already acclaimed product, says Matthew Partridge.
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From a Grade II-listed townhouse in Dartmouth to an apartment overlooking the beach in Penzance, eight of the best houses for £300,00 or less.
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2016 Soul Growers El Mejor This deliciously carnal creature boasts incredible intensity and fabulous, ululating tannins.
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Car giants VW and Ford are pooling their resources to focus on electric vehicles and driverless cars. What are the odds of success? Matthew Partridge reports.
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The resignation of Mexico's finance minister has cast a shadow over Andrés Manuel López Obrador (AMLO), Mexico’s “leftist firebrand” leader.
The post AMLO’s mess in Mexico was first published on MoneyWeek.
High debt, fierce competition and one-off factors have pushed tour operator Thomas Cook to the brink of bankruptcy.
The post Thomas Cook’s holiday nightmare was first published on MoneyWeek.
The release this week of second-quarter economic figures revealed that China's economy is growing at its slowest pace in 27 years.
The post China’s economic growth hits a 27-year low was first published on MoneyWeek.
In a further sign of the mania gripping the bond market, Germany issued €3.15bn of zero-interest ten-year bonds last week.
The post Investors are going bonkers for bonds was first published on MoneyWeek.
The new president of the European Commission, Germany's Ursula von der Leyen, has her work cut out.
The post A tough road ahead for new EU president was first published on MoneyWeek.
But will dabblers in it meet with a sticky end? Emily Hohler reports.
The post Boris Johnson and the irresistible rise of “cakeism” was first published on MoneyWeek.
It is now a virtual certainty that the Federal Reserve will cut interest rates at the end of this month. And liquidity-addicted markets do love easy money.
The post The Federal Reserve spikes the markets’ punch bowl was first published on MoneyWeek.
If the next phase of the internet revolution is at hand, it could mark a return for value investing.
The post Signs of a turn in tech stocks and value was first published on MoneyWeek.
Smart cities are no longer futuristic fantasies. Chris Carter analyses their rapid development and explains how you can profit from them.
The post Invest in the clever and connected smart cities of the future was first published on MoneyWeek.
Strident pessimism over a no-deal Brexit is creating the ideal conditions for Keynesian stimulus, says Bernard Connolly.
The post A post-Brexit spending boost is entirely justifiable was first published on MoneyWeek.
London house prices are falling at the fastest rate for ten years. John Stepek explains what's behind the slide, and what it would take to create a UK-wide house-price crash.
The post London house prices are tumbling: will it spread across the UK? was first published on MoneyWeek.
Inheritance tax – Britain’s most detested tax – is set for an overhaul.
The post Prepare for big changes to inheritance tax was first published on MoneyWeek.
The truth is dawning on the markets that, with Boris Johnson as prime minister, we are heading for a No Deal Brexit whether we like it or not.
The post Why markets are suddenly terrified that Britain is heading for No Deal Brexit was first published on MoneyWeek.
Walter Forbes manipulated his company earnings created $500m of fictitious profits and ended up wiping $14bn from the value of his company's share and bonds.
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