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Bad news for markets ? Trump isn?t in charge
27 Mar 2017 9:48 am

The US stockmarket has already priced in Donald Trump?s fiscal stimulus plans. But he?s going to have trouble delivering, says John Stepek. And that could send stocks tumbling.

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Stocks are expensive ? but they won?t stay expensive
27 Mar 2017 9:02 am

Developed-world stocks are overpriced on pretty much every valuation indicator there is, says Merryn Somerset Webb. What will trigger a change?

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A different take on EU food policy
27 Mar 2017 9:00 am

EU farm subsidies a controversial. But it?s not just Europe that subsidises its agriculture, as Matthew Partridge found out when he spoke to a UK sugar manufacturer.

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The crisis in internet advertising
26 Mar 2017 11:00 am

Big names pulled the plug on online advertising when they realised their ads were appearing next to jihadist preachers. That?s a problem for media giant Google, says Simon Wilson.

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Uber would be better off listed
25 Mar 2017 5:00 pm

Taxi-hailing app Uber is running into all sorts of trouble, says Matthew Lynn. Listing on the stock market will give it the discipline it needs.

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The end of an era for hedge funds
25 Mar 2017 9:30 am

More than 1,000 hedge funds shut down last year ? the most since the financial crisis. There are now fewer funds around than at any time since 2013. What?s going on?

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An exuberant cosmic rosť
24 Mar 2017 4:15 pm

Throughout the experience the incredible and unforgettable merlot scent pervades your senses, says Matthew Jukes.

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Buffett?s bet: can a tracker trounce the hedgies?
24 Mar 2017 3:37 pm

There?s no sense in handing 1%-2% plus fees to fund managers when a cheap tracker gets results, says Stephen Connolly.

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Dutch stem the populist tide ? for now
24 Mar 2017 3:24 pm

Have the Dutch halted the march of populism in the West?

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Betting on politics: The French election
24 Mar 2017 3:22 pm

Political betting expert Matthew Partridge weighs up the odds on the upcoming French election.

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