Imagine a future where you ask your smartwatch to order a driverless cab for your ride home. As it arrives, it ‘talks’ to your watch and unlocks the doors. On the way back, you switch on the lights and heating and run a bath. Welcome to the Internet of Things.
Savvy investors looking for safe, reliable long-term growth should take a serious look at including infrastructure funds in their portfolio.
Donald Trump has said he is willing to go to war with North Korea.
As the name would suggest, options trading can provide investors with greater choice and flexibility. They can be used for speculation or as part of a strategy to control risk.
To trade like a pro you need to understand market orders. These are orders used when trading to buy and sell. Each has a different job to do. But which are most useful?
Statistical analysis has been used in financial markets for many decades to help take the guesswork out of – or, at least, firm up the "gut feelings" of – some of the top names in investment
Ethical investing used to centre around the Five B’s boobs, booze, baccy, betting and bombs. Or using slightly better grammar – an investment fund which screened out companies linked to pornography, alcohol, tobacco, gambling and arms manufacture. But things have evolved somewhat.