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London’s Silicon Roundabout leads Europe’s tech scene

Almost five years since David Cameron and Boris Johnson launched the 'Tech City' initiative, London's tech scene has grown to become the most important...

9 reasons to invest in property in Whitechapel, east London

Famous for being in the brown section of the monopoly board, Whitechapel is not the dreary investment opportunity it once was. Here’s why: 1. Although...

The death of the bond proxy stocks?

Those companies that offer low stable growth, steady dividends and low volatility have been used by investors and fund managers as ‘bond proxies’. Low interest...

When will Janet Yellen raise rates?

As expectations of an interest rate hike by the Federal Reserve continue to rise, Investor Magazine examines the approaches of Alan Greenspan, arguably the...

Supermarkets lose ground to independents

The latest grocery share figures from Kantar Worldpanel, published last week for the 12 weeks ending 24 May 2015, show continued slow growth in...

Three reasons to invest in Morocco

Despite the many instabilities that are affecting the majority of its neighbours, including some European ones, Morocco is fast becoming one of the best...
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Sainsbury’s sales fall for sixth consecutive quarter

Sainsbury have posted a sixth consecutive quarter of sales declines. Like-for-like Sales excluding fuel were down 2.1% in Q1. However, shares in the in supermarket...
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How to protect your portfolio in an equity selloff

The Rally You are probably quite pleased with yourself. The markets have rallied and no doubt your selection of stocks and funds have moved higher...

Birmingham named sixth best city for investment in Europe

PwC has recently ranked Birmingham as the sixth-best city in Europe for investment — ahead of London. For most people, the UK’s second largest...

Playtech to buy Plus 500 for £460m

The Plus 500 (LON:PLUS) saga took an interesting twist this morning as FTSE 250 software developer Playtech announced that it is to buy the...