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Weekly Roundup, 28th July 2015

Weekly Roundup, 28th July 2015

Weekly Roundup for the UK Private Investor – gold, income investing, P2P, buy-to-let, farmland, angels, bonds, minimum wage, tech boom, Enron.

Limits to Growth

Limits to Growth

We look at the limits to growth – can the economy keep on growing for ever, or will we hit some natural constraints?

Rate of Return

Rate of Return – Time is not Money

We take a look at Rate of Return: time- and money-weighted, what’s best for fund managers and private investors, and how to tell if you’re adding value.

GDP

GDP – time for a change?

We take a look at the most commonly used measure of growth: gross domestic product, or GDP. Is it fit for purpose, or is there a better metric out there?

Weekly Roundup, 20th July 2015

Weekly Roundup, 20th July 2015

Weekly Roundup for the UK Private Investor- debt vs equity, income investing, Apple Pay, higher rate tax, public pensions, housing and the City’s future.

Sequencing risk fears

Who’s afraid of sequencing risk?

We re-visit current thinking around sequencing risk – are recent claims that it is exaggerated true, or should we still fear "pound cost ravaging"?