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5 top UK tech stocks
Tips The UK market has never been considered a fertile hunting ground for tech stars. But there are plenty of promising companies beyond the old economy, says Michael Taylor of Shifting Shares
Reap long-term rewards from consumption and technology stocks
A professional investor tells us where he’d put his money. This week: Nick Train, portfolio manager of the Finsbury Growth & Income Trust, highlights four favourites.
Buying vs renting: as mortgage rates rise, which is cheaper?
Advice In the UK, buying a home has traditionally been the preferred option over renting. But is that still true?
By Rebecca Goodman Last updated
Small companies with big potential
Michael Taylor of Shifting Shares reviews his 2023 picks and highlights more promising minnows.
By Michael Taylor Published
Our primal instinct for gold
The yellow metal has been a store of value since the Stone Age, says Dominic Frisby.
By Dominic Frisby Published
ONS: House price growth flattens in May
A fall in house price growth has wiped £7,000 off September 2022’s peak. Meanwhile, private rental prices are rising at their fastest rate for seven years.
By Tom Higgins Published
The MoneyWeek portfolio of investment trusts – July 2023 update
Tips A decade ago we set up the MoneyWeek portfolio of investment trusts. They remain a compelling long-term bet says Rupert Hargreaves
By Rupert Hargreaves Published
Chart of the week: UK households’ aversion to equities
Personal share ownership in the UK stands far below other countries, and this could be holding back the country’s growth.
By Marc Shoffman Published
Most popular Junior ISA funds and stocks
More than £1 billion was paid into Junior ISAs during the 2020/21 tax year - we reveal the most popular funds and stocks parents are stashing their money into to build wealth for their offspring
By Ruth Emery Published
5 emerging market investment trusts to buy
Max King takes a look at five specialist emerging market investment trusts that offer exposure to fast-growing markets.
By Max King Published
Tickets are now on sale for the The MoneyWeek Summit on 29 September
News Andrew Van Sickle previews the speakers and topics under discussion at MoneyWeek magazine’s annual investment conference – all you need to know about investing in the years ahead in one handy package.
By Andrew Van Sickle Last updated