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Savings rates better from challengers

We should not dismiss challenger and foreign banks if we want to get the best returns on our savings, according to MoneySuperMarket. The market leading one year fixed rate product

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FCA proposes stricter rules for CFD products

Contracts for differences, such as spread bets and rolling spot foreign exchange products, are complex financial instruments offered by investment firms, often through online platforms. Following an increase in the

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2017: Time to look after number one

This week sees plenty of fundamental data releases which will make a welcome change from the political domination of the headlines seen over the last few weeks. Purchasing managers’ indices

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Annuities: You could save by shopping around

The FCA found that 60% of customers were not switching providers when they bought an annuity and up to 80% of these customers could have got a better deal on

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Share trading opportunity with Tottenham Hotspur

Fully regulated by the FCA, Asset Match’s trading platform is dedicated to the buying and selling of shares in private companies through regular auctions. Tottenham Hotspur Football Club has announced

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Millennials AIM higher

Graham Spooner, investment research analyst at The Share Centre, comments on why Millennials may be swaying towards AIM stocks in 2016. According to a number of demographers and researchers, Millennials

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OFF3R launches index for AIM

OFF3R analysed major equity crowdfunding platforms including Seedrs, Crowdcube, Syndicate Room, Angels Den, Envestors and The House Crowd. The P2P lending platforms examined were Zopa, Landbay, RateSetter, ArchOver, Marketinvoice, Lending

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The winners and losers of the US election

Healthcare gets a shot in the arm The Trump win looks set to provide a much-needed tonic for the beleaguered US healthcare industry. That’s good news for a sector which

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Thinking of becoming involved in P2P?

There’s a good reason why financial professionals prefer to talk about risk-adjusted returns: it’s impossible to work out whether a 5% yield represents a triumph or a disaster without considering

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Buying stampede as Hillary edges ahead

Monday’s price action in London has been the polar opposite of Friday – namely a rush to buy practically every stock in the index, rather than dumping them as quickly