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How to play the next phase of the tech boom

Whereas consumers fuelled the previous tech boom, powering the next bout of wealth creation will be companies increasingly adopting new technologies such as cloud computing.

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Spotlight on Woodford Equity Income: is it still an income fund?

Woodford Equity Income now owns 9% of Woodford Patient Capital, but its large weighting to unquoted stocks raises question marks over whether it can still be labelled as an income fund, writes Andrew Pitts.

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Nine UK shares that tick all of Warren Buffett’s boxes

Looking for equity-based Isa inspiration? We run through the investment checklist of the Berkshire Hathaway chairman to identify some UK shares that pass his stockpicking rules.

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Dogs of the Footsie: will 2019 pack be a pedigree year? 10 shares yielding 6% plus

We reveal the 2019 line-up in our Dogs of the Footsie investment strategy.

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Three ways to take advantage of the ‘Brexit discount’

We take a look at three key areas fund managers are focusing their sights on, as they seek out bargains amid all the Brexit uncertainty.

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Dogs of the Footsie: how our investment strategy has beaten the FTSE 100 again

Although it was a difficult year for shares, Money Observer’s Dogs strategy again proved to be a winning formula.

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10 years of the bull market in US equities – how has the US market performed?

Despite being the longest, the current bull market is often also seen as the most 'unloved' in history.

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Editor’s Comment: how can we get more women to invest for their long-term future?

One study showed that over three years female investors not only outperformed their male counterparts, but beat the FTSE 100 index as well, says Faith Glasgow.

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Prepare for the bear: the factors set to trigger the next recession

With the US economy peaking and China slowing, stock markets will eventually succumb to the unremitting global economic cycle, says Tom Bailey.

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