Andrés Manuel López Obrador (AMLO), Mexico’s controversial president, has been in power for a year. Can he solve the country’s chronic problems and help foster faster growth?
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John Stepek looks to the charts that matter most to the global economy to see if he can glean some signs of hope.
The post The charts that matter: a fresh hope for the global economy? was first published on MoneyWeek.
Diamond miners are in dire straits. The $90bn market is being squeezed by demand and supply problems and faces a long-term threat from manufactured gemstones.
The post Diamonds lose their shine for investors was first published on MoneyWeek.
In this week's Currency Corner, Dominic Frisby explains why he's tempted to buy the New Zealand dollar.
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The world of work is changing as the gig economy – and the self-employed themselves – go global. That will leave a big hole in countries’ coffers, says Dominic Frisby.
The post Why the gig economy means nations will soon find taxation more taxing was first published on MoneyWeek.
Has the stockmarket bull run gone has high as it can go, or is there some festive cheer for investors waiting around the corner? Dominic Frisby investigates.
The post Have markets hit a top? Or are we heading for a Santa rally? was first published on MoneyWeek.
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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2018 Aristea sauvignon blanc/semillon This sem/sauv blend from Bordeaux walks the tightrope between lush fruit and dramatic acidity with rare precision.
The post A thrilling sem-sauv blend was first published on MoneyWeek.
Chris Carter looks at some of the best Christmas markets, including a fantastical fair in Aachen presided over by a gingerbread man.
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From a thatched stone cottage in Northamptonshire, to a Grade II-listed Georgian townhouse in Rugby, eight of the best houses for around £500,000 on the market right now.
The post Houses for £500,000 was first published on MoneyWeek.
China's annual economic growth is forecast to dip below 6% in the final quarter of this year and continue to fall into 2020 thanks to weaker exports and tighter domestic credit.
The post Cracks spread in China’s fragile economy was first published on MoneyWeek.
In today's Money Minute we get half-year results from housebuilder Berkeley Group, and the latest non-farm payrolls data from the USA.
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The average price of a house in the UK rose by 0.8% on the year in November, the fastest pace since April.
The post Have UK house prices turned the corner? was first published on MoneyWeek.
This week the US president unleashed surprise tariffs on Brazilian and Argentine steel imports.
The post Trump’s trade war tantrum returns with new tariffs was first published on MoneyWeek.
Ted Baker, the struggling fashion retailer, saw its share price fall to a ten-year low this week after it admitted that it had overstated the value of its inventory by around £25m.
The post Yet another clanger at Ted Baker as it overstates its inventory by £25m was first published on MoneyWeek.
A century ago, Argentina was economically on a par with France and Germany. Left-wing populism may now have irretrievably ruined it, says Max King.
The post How Argentina embarked on the road to ruin was first published on MoneyWeek.
Why do some companies fizzle out and fade away while others build on a strong start? Dr Mike Tubbs looks at the key factors behind sustainable success and highlights his favourite consistent performers.
The post Secret sauce: the key to serial innovation and profit growth was first published on MoneyWeek.
Given that whoever wins next week's election will be going on a massive spending spree, we're going to need to raise at least some of that money through taxation. What's the best way of going about it?
The post What are the best ways of raising more money in tax? was first published on MoneyWeek.
Many things in finance are complicated, says John Stepek. But whether or not to put your money in an open-ended property fund is not one of them.
The post Why on earth does anyone own open-ended property funds? was first published on MoneyWeek.
Today's Money Minute looks forward to results from AJ Bell, DS Smith and DMGT; plus Germany's factory orders and the latest US jobless figures.
The post Money Minute Thursday 5 December: UK company results, German manufacturing and US jobs was first published on MoneyWeek.
There is money to be made in the rapidly expanding holiday let market. But do your sums carefully before you buy.
The post Should you invest in a holiday let? was first published on MoneyWeek.
All three of the main political parties are promising a rethink of the business rates system. Until then, here's how to make sure you're not paying too much.
The post How to make sure your business rates bill isn’t too high was first published on MoneyWeek.
Japan’s government pension fund is to stop lending the overseas shares it owns to short sellers. But in reality, there’s nothing wrong with short selling, says John Stepek. Here’s why.
The post Short selling is not unethical – whatever the world’s biggest pension fund tells you was first published on MoneyWeek.
Today's Money Minute looks ahead to the UK's latest all-sector PMI survey, and America's private payrolls report.
The post Money Minute Wednesday 4 December: Britain’s economic sentiment and American job figures was first published on MoneyWeek.
Are the interests of the finance professionals managing your money properly aligned with your interests? There's a relatively simple way to check.
The post Make sure your fund manager has their money where their mouth is was first published on MoneyWeek.
Customers end up paying more for the convenience of price comparison sites, but there are still ways to reduce your car insurance premiums.
The post How to cut your car insurance premiums was first published on MoneyWeek.
Packaging group DS Smith is profiting from the online retail boom. Matthew Partridge explains how traders can play the share price.
The post DS Smith will deliver: here’s how to play the share price was first published on MoneyWeek.
With interest rates at rock bottom, companies have been loading up on debt. And a lot of it is poor quality debt. John Stepek explains what that means for the markets, and for you.
The post Corporate debt is at record levels – here’s what the risks are was first published on MoneyWeek.
Today's Money Minute previews trading updates from Cineworld, plus plumbers' merchant Ferguson, and producer prices in the eurozone.
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As an investor, it generally pays to be optimistic, says Tim Price. Here, he explains how he navigates the current dangerous investment environment that’s been created by the world’s central bankers.
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