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Our light-hearted take on the world of investing

Thursday,25 August 2016

Wednesday,24 August 2016

What the failure of one of the Big Four could mean for UK companies  Continue reading

Tuesday,23 August 2016

Shares in manufacturers of guns and policing equipment have benefited from violent incidents  Continue reading

Monday,22 August 2016

Friday,19 August 2016

Free throws, penalties and contrarians

Professional sports teach an important lesson: investors shouldn't care what their peers think  Continue reading

Understanding investment in 50 objects: the junk junket

In the 1980s, junk bonds changed the world of business and finance. This is how  Continue reading

Thursday,18 August 2016

Six takeaways from GSK's first half, from Advair to equity

After last month's half-year results were heavily swayed by currency movements, we take a closer look at the pharma giant's recent performance  Continue reading

An industrial strategy, or how to appear industrious

Our new prime minister has promised action beyond platitudes. Should companies tremble?  Continue reading

Tuesday,16 August 2016

Understanding investment in 50 objects: a medal for a model

Economists' models are often overrated. Not this one, the development of which was worth a Nobel Prize for its author  Continue reading

Monday,15 August 2016

Private equity giant KKR is reportedly weighing a bid for the film-and-TV distributor  Continue reading

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