Bitcoin's spectacular slide is no surprise, given the speculative excess that surrounded its earlier rise. It's not done falling yet, says Dominic Frisby. But its day will come again.
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Once the darlings of the stockmarket, America’s biggest tech stocks have all fallen by more than 20% since peaking earlier this year. And that’s just a start, says John Stepek.
The post The world’s most important stocks are now in a bear market was first published on MoneyWeek.
When investing in funds, it’s worth choosing boutique firms whose managers invest along with the clients. And an investment trust is nothing but a mini boutique, says Merryn Somerset Webb.
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The corporate bond market has had its worst year since 2008. And it doesn’t look like things are going to get much better John Stepek explains what’s going on.
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Italy is defying the EU over public spending. But this time, the markets won’t come to Brussels’ aid. That’s going to be a big problem for the EU.
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The “caravan” of migrants fleeing their home countries and making for the US became a key election issue, with Donald Trump vowing to keep them out. Why are so many on the move?
The post What’s behind the exodus from Central America was first published on MoneyWeek.
Gold has had a reasonable week, but most other assets are selling off. John Stepek looks at the charts that matter to see where the global economy might be going next.
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There’s a long way to go before Brexit is anything like a done deal. But whatever happens, says John Stepek, it is likely throw up a fair few buying opportunities.
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The number of people who don’t have electricity in their home has fallen below one billion for the first time ever.
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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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Electric cars are addictively good fun to drive. The Hyundai Kona is also cheap and practical.
The post Hyundai Kona: foot off the gas and charge forward was first published on MoneyWeek.
2017 Arco Laarman This startlingly bright and clear South African wine has the purest of all cinsault flavours.
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From a smallholding on the edge of the Brecon Beacons National Park to a Georgian-style house on Monmouthshire’s premier stud farm, eight of the best properties for sale with stables.
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The marketing is not wrong – the Canadian province of British Columbia is awe-inspiringly beautiful, says Sarah Moore.
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It’s safe to say that David Stockman, former US government budget director, is not impressed by President Donald Trump
The post David Stockman: Trump is playing with fire was first published on MoneyWeek.
Salesforce, one of the world’s top software companies, has a bright future and is currently on sale.
The post Salesforce: software service with a smile was first published on MoneyWeek.
Don’t be swayed by impressive interest rates and fun perks, says Ruth Jackson. Mini bonds aren’t as good an investment as they look.
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The green energy sector is growing, but investors shouldn’t rush in to renewable energy investment funds.
The post Renewable energy investment funds are warming up was first published on MoneyWeek.
No-one likes selling at a loss. That includes board members. So when directors swallow a loss, it’s bad news.
The post When director deals matter was first published on MoneyWeek.
Hungary’s authoritarian leader Victor Orban is widely reviled. But the country’s economy and equities look inviting.
The post Hungary: nasty leader, nice stocks was first published on MoneyWeek.
Earlier this week we received some good news. I had all but written off my bet on Kyrsten Sinema being elected senator for Arizona. However, it appears that I was a tad premature.
The post Betting on politics: Good news from the US mid-term elections was first published on MoneyWeek.
Life in a retirement home can provide support and company for retirees, but watch out for extra fee add-ons.
The post Hidden cost of retirement homes was first published on MoneyWeek.
Emerging-market stocks have lagged in recent years, but their long-term performance remains appealing.
The post Value in emerging-market stocks was first published on MoneyWeek.
Warren Buffett’s investment vehicle Berkshire Hathaway bought back $928m of its own shares in the third quarter. And this is just the tip of the iceberg.
The post Tailwind from US share buybacks is weakening was first published on MoneyWeek.
Matthew Partridge looks at what investors can learn from Shakespeare's Macbeth.
The post What Macbeth teaches you about stock analysts was first published on MoneyWeek.
A month ago, the price of Brent crude oil hit a new four-year high of more than $86 a barrel. In a spectacular reversal of fortune, it is now in a bear market, having plummeted by more than 20%.
The post Oil falls back – and won’t bounce far was first published on MoneyWeek.
Andrew Yang cut his teeth in the dotcom bubble before establishing a US-wide business. Now he wants to lead his country and introduce a “freedom dividend”. Jane Lewis reports.
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Film review: Peterloo Peterloo is a solid costume drama that shines a light on a significant piece of social and economic history. But it does need a bit of trimming and sharper focus.
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Book review: How To Be Right LBC presenter James O’Brien is a bit of an oddity – a radio talk-show host with liberal views.
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The Pensions Regulator is cracking down on companies that don’t meet their pensions auto-enrolment responsibilities.
The post Avoiding pensions auto-enrolment is costly for SMEs was first published on MoneyWeek.