With Article 50 to be triggered soon, Matthew Partridge looks at some of the most likely options available to Britain after we leave the EU.
The post Three scenarios for Britain’s post-Brexit future was first published on MoneyWeek.
It’s tempting to ignore the populism sweeping the West. But it could seriously damage your investments. John Stepek explains why, and how to adjust your strategy to cope.
The post The companies most vulnerable to the rising tide of populism was first published on MoneyWeek.
The pound has gone as low against the dollar as it’s going to, says Dominic Frisby. We’re at a start of a new, multi-year bull market in sterling.
The post That’s it – the low for sterling is in this time was first published on MoneyWeek.
Virgin Trains’ pretend standard-class ticket is very handy for those who prefer to travel first class but need to disguise that fact on their expense claims.
The post How the private sector works to help the public sector spend our money badly was first published on MoneyWeek.
Inflation is back. And that’s bad news for savers and borrowers alike, says Merryn Somerset Webb.
The post What to do as inflation returns was first published on MoneyWeek.
Driven by record amounts of money pouring in to exchange-traded funds, markets are starting to feel a little overheated, says John Stepek. Are we nearing the top?
The post It’s quiet out there. Too damn quiet was first published on MoneyWeek.
There’s a lot of talk at the moment about a snap general election before spring is out. John Stepek looks at what that would mean for investors.
The post Tired of elections? I’ve got some bad news for you was first published on MoneyWeek.
Japanese stocks are cheap – much cheaper than other developed markets. That won't last, says Merryn Somerset Webb. So buy in now.
The post Stick with Japan – it’s cheap but it won’t stay cheap was first published on MoneyWeek.
Voters roundly rejected the populist politics of Geert Wilders in the Dutch general election. Matthew Partridge looks at what it means for both the Netherlands and for Europe.
The post What the Dutch election results mean for European politics was first published on MoneyWeek.
There are clouds gathering over the bond market, says John Stepek. For such a “risk-free” investment, there could be a painful landing.
The post How hard could the bond market crash? was first published on MoneyWeek.
If Britain doesn’t agree a deal or an interim arrangement with the EU before Brexit, we will trade on WTO terms. What is the WTO and how would this work? Simon Wilson explains.
The post What is the WTO option? was first published on MoneyWeek.
Regardless of what action the European Union takes, British business should fight for free trade, says Matthew Lynn.
The post Why business should get behind Britain was first published on MoneyWeek.
First-time buyers who purchased their homes using the government’s help-to-buy scheme could find themselves short of options when they decide to remortgage.
The post Help-to-buy’s mortgage prisoners was first published on MoneyWeek.
Matthew Partridge looks at two stocks – one to buy and one to sell.
The post Spread betting: long value, short growth was first published on MoneyWeek.
A new breed of branchless, smartphone-based challenger bank is hoping to revolutionise banking. Ben Judge looks at what's on offer.
The post A new breed of challenger bank was first published on MoneyWeek.
All eyes were on the far-right politician Geert Wilders in this week's elections in the Netherlands.
The post Row with Turkey overshadows Dutch vote was first published on MoneyWeek.
If you want access to fast-growing private businesses, then finding the right private-equity fund is your only sensible option. Luckily, the UK stockmarket boasts some of the best private-equity funds, says David C Stevenson.
The post How to invest in private equity was first published on MoneyWeek.
Fifty days into his presidency, Donald Trump is taking on the nation's civil servants, says Emily Hohler.
The post Trump versus the “deep state” was first published on MoneyWeek.
Ruth Jackson looks into whether you should put your money into the new fixed-rate savings bond from National Savings & Investments (NS&I).
The post Should you buy the new NS&I bond? was first published on MoneyWeek.
Political betting expert Matthew Partridge weighs up the odds of Scotland holding another referendum on independence.
The post Betting on politics: A second Scottish referendum was first published on MoneyWeek.
Chancellor Philip Hammond has been forced to backpedal on his plans to raise national insurance contributions for the self-employed.
The post Hammond backs down on tax rise for self-employed was first published on MoneyWeek.
Sarah Moore heads down to the Cary Arms in Devon for a taste of living beside the sea.
The post A far cry from Fawlty Towers was first published on MoneyWeek.
The looming Brexit negotiations has breathed new life into the SNP's bid for Scottish independence. Matthew Partridge reports.
The post Will Brexit lead to Scoxit? was first published on MoneyWeek.
From a 16th-century thatched cottage with views over the Teign Valley in Devon to a Grade II-listed Victorian house overlooking the town of Welshpool in Wales.
The post Properties for around £600,000 was first published on MoneyWeek.
The most striking aspect of this ethereal creation from Barbaresco is the perfume, says Matthew Jukes.
The post A wildly scented nebbiolo packed with fruit was first published on MoneyWeek.
Philip Hammond’s 2017 budget is another reminder that assuming that the tax system won’t change is always a dangerous foundation for financial planning.
The post Dividend-tax grab shows why Isas and pensions still matter was first published on MoneyWeek.
The Treasury will raise £1.6bn of tax in 2017-2018 from pension transactions associated with the pensions freedom reforms of two years ago – almost twice as much as it had previously forecast.
The post Pensions freedom – a boon for the taxman was first published on MoneyWeek.
The Alfa Romeo Stelvio is a car with a robust aura – perfect for putting a little verve into your drive.
The post Put some fun into the school run with the Alfa Romeo Stelvio was first published on MoneyWeek.
People seeking to move their pensions out of the UK could face punitive tax charges under rules unveiled in last week’s budget, with both Britons living abroad and foreign nationals based in the UK potentially affected
The post Hammond cracks down on overseas pensions transfers was first published on MoneyWeek.
Critics claim new rules will reduce the funds available for research. Is it time to say goodbye to analysts, asks Matthew Partridge.
The post Are analysts redundant? was first published on MoneyWeek.