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What the Ukraine crisis might mean for ESG investing
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What the Ukraine crisis might mean for ESG investing

The Ukraine crisis has brought many of the issues around ESG investing into sharper focus. Where does the sector go from here?
3 May 2022
Solar panels: are they worth the investment?
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Solar panels: are they worth the investment?

As electric bills go through the roof demand grows for alternative energy options
5 Apr 2022
A world of choice in uncertain markets
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A world of choice in uncertain markets

Why a globally diversified basket of equities might be worth the risk over the long term
5 Apr 2022
Isa strategies and types: what the experts think
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Isa strategies and types: what the experts think

Turbulent times, stocks vs. cash and a new set of fangs
24 Mar 2022
Making money: investing in watches
A Patek Philippe Grandmaster Chime 6300A-010 sold for $31.19m in 2019
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Making money: investing in watches

Is it the right time to start your watch collection?
16 Feb 2022
Making money: investing in classic cars
Britain’s ten hottest collectable cars for 2022
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Making money: investing in classic cars

Are vintage cars a sound investment – or just a very expensive hobby? 
9 Feb 2022
Making money: investing in fine wine
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Making money: investing in fine wine

Wine investments can bring tasty returns – but you’ll need patience
2 Feb 2022

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Making money: space diamonds and meteorite collecting
‘The Enigma’ 555.55 carat black diamond is being auctioned at Sotheby’s
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Making money: space diamonds and meteorite collecting

‘The Enigma’ black diamond is expected to sell at auction for £5m
26 Jan 2022
Shareholder power, Serbian threats and Anglican angst
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Shareholder power, Serbian threats and Anglican angst

Do investors have more power than they realise? Is Bosnia on the verge of breaking up? And who will choose the next Archbishop of Canterbury?
21 Jan 2022
Making money: investing in whisky 
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Making money: investing in whisky 

Rapidly-expanding whisky investment market has seen ‘dramatic gains’
19 Jan 2022
Making money: five alternative investments
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Making money: five alternative investments

Diversify your portfolio with quirky investments such as Lego and digital art
12 Jan 2022
Wine: an investment for the ages
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Wine: an investment for the ages

From ancient Georgia to the modern day, wine remains an attractive asset
25 Nov 2021
Investing in China: what do the experts think?
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Investing in China: what do the experts think?

Some have been predicting a full-scale ‘China crisis’ for years, while others are spying opportunities
30 Sep 2021
Palazzo Ricci: own a fraction of authentic Italy
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Palazzo Ricci: own a fraction of authentic Italy

A private residence club putting community and conservation first
22 Sep 2021
HSBC to cut 35,000 jobs: why profits plunged
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HSBC to cut 35,000 jobs: why profits plunged

British bank announces 33% drop in profits and plans to slash branches in US
18 Feb 2020
How to find the value in vintage jewellery
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How to find the value in vintage jewellery

Are you a dedicated follower of fashion with an eye for a well-cut gemstone?
28 Nov 2019
Why China has its eyes on Greece
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Why China has its eyes on Greece

Western powers wary as Athens agrees further investment from Beijing
12 Nov 2019
Should you be investing in whisky?
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Should you be investing in whisky?

Cameron Ewen, whisky ambassador for Scotch at The Balmoral in Edinburgh, shares his top tips for putting your money where your malt is
16 Jul 2019
What is China’s Belt and Road initiative?
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What is China’s Belt and Road initiative?

UK agrees to help huge project amid growing concern over debt-trap diplomacy
26 Apr 2019
The fizzy market in fine wine
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The fizzy market in fine wine

The wine investment trade is going mainstream, says Chris Carter
24 Apr 2019
Pot stocks: is it worth investing in cannabis?
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Pot stocks: is it worth investing in cannabis?

Budding marijuana industry has sparked interest in the financial world
18 Dec 2018
What is Theresa May’s new approach to African aid?
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What is Theresa May’s new approach to African aid?

PM arrives in Cape Town intent on overtaking the US by 2022 as the largest foreign investor in Africa, as part of a three-day trade mission
28 Aug 2018
New trends in investment scams
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New trends in investment scams

To conclude our series for novice investors, the Financial Conduct Authority explore the latest developments in investment scams
5 Apr 2018
Portfolio building basics: how to get started
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Portfolio building basics: how to get started

In this series of articles for novice investors, the FCA and The Week tackle the main issues that investors need to be aware of
1 Mar 2018
Ageing – a 21st-century threat
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Ageing – a 21st-century threat

26 Sep 2016
Innovation in the UK: What's new?
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Innovation in the UK: What's new?

26 Sep 2016
Record foreign investment in UK but spectre of Brexit looms
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Record foreign investment in UK but spectre of Brexit looms

More than 1,000 projects were started in the UK last year, creating 42,000 jobs
24 May 2016
Three alternatives to pensioner bonds for your savings
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Three alternatives to pensioner bonds for your savings

From Isas to higher-rate bonds and select current accounts, how you can beat the new 1.45 per cent pensioner bond payouts
20 Jan 2016
A round-up of Alliance Trust's collaboration with The Week
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A round-up of Alliance Trust's collaboration with The Week

From investment basics to the impact of your money on the world around you – a look back on our collaboration with Alliance Trust
22 Oct 2015
Take the stress out of investment
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Take the stress out of investment

With the right knowledge and tools, you can create a fertile soil in which your investments can flourish
15 Oct 2015
Fossil fuel divestment at £2.6tn amid climate change fears
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Fossil fuel divestment at £2.6tn amid climate change fears

Leonardo DiCaprio joins campaign to pull funds out of oil, coal and gas companies to stave off global warming
6 Oct 2015
What is an open-ended investment fund?
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What is an open-ended investment fund?

How collective investment can help spread and reduce risk by pooling your money with that of other investors
21 Sep 2015
What is an investment trust?
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What is an investment trust?

How investment trusts can offer savers a stable long-term return
7 Sep 2015
How will climate change affect your investments?
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How will climate change affect your investments?

Climate change is on the agenda for many countries and companies, and it should increasingly be a concern for investors too
29 Jul 2015
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