investing

From Faangs to Baangs – why it makes sense to go for gold

18 October 2018 15:59

The current stock-market correction has been steaming down the track since August and I claim no wisdom for having predicted…

Is ethical investment only for millennials and hipsters?

21 September 2018 11:19

In the ‘bad old days’ – namely before the late 20th century – it was traditionally the case that the…

Should we be returning to the safe haven of gold?

6 September 2018 17:42

All good things must come to an end, including summer holidays and bull markets. The bull run in US shares…

Is the UK uninvestable?

19 March 2018 16:23

It is always a pleasure to spend time in the company of Messrs Neil, Nelson and Forsyth. True to form,…

Why you should invest in founder-owned businesses

6 October 2017 18:06

Should it make a difference to investors if a company is owned by its founder? You might argue that a…

Is there enough choice for stock market investors?

1 September 2017 17:04

Investing in the stock market can be a laborious task. Reading the latest research, calling up your broker, watching the…

Should we all be investing in bitcoin?

10 August 2017 10:25

Like the splitting of the atom – but perhaps not as significant to the whole of mankind, the bitcoin split…

Is luck-based investing a fool’s gamble? Spectator Money investigates

20 April 2017 11:50

I used to like aphorisms. Maybe a little too much. In the good old days, I sought them out on…