China has this week kicked off a major political congress which could have important read-across to investors with exposure to the country. The new issue of Shares explains the political agenda and why the country is still attractive to investors despite a slowdown in economic growth.
The digital magazine explores the best way to invest £200 a month. It looks at companies best placed to restart dividends and discusses the range of smaller company investment trusts going cheap.
Elsewhere, discover the commodities best placed to rise in value in 2018 and 2019 and read about Sky, Domino’s Pizza and RSA Insurance among other stocks.
A major political event provides a good reason to reappraise the country's appeal
We explore the strategies of different funds and what they have to offer investors
Taking the temperature of stocks heading into the final months of 2017
It is too early to think about looking for bargains in the sector
Management shake-up deemed necessary for the group to achieve growth plans
Where next for copper, lithium, nickel and other metal and energy prices following 2017’s bull-run?
The £11.7bn Fox bid remains in the balance as the group reports solid growth
Ethiopian FX devaluation makes micro-cap’s leathers more competitive
Augean issues profit warning and CEO leaves immediately
Turnaround gathers pace as the company bolsters TV production credentials
The antibodies specialist says its Vitamin D antibody sales helped drive revenue growth
Car dealer’s asset backing, astute management and acquisitive firepower are reasons to hop behind the wheel
We remain bearish on the stock despite better than expected trading update
Several UK small cap investment trusts are trading at wide discounts
We explain how to put a small amount of money to good work via investing in funds
New research finds many people haven't specified who should inherit their personal pension at death
We calculate 12 companies are about to float in the UK and nearly 20 more are rumoured
The surge in Japan’s index was supported by general election speculation and US optimism
Structurally-advantaged Travel arm now the biggest contributor to books, snacks and stationery seller’s financials
But the outlook isn't positive for many parts of the world
The same applies to companies paying their first ever dividends
The coffee chain has struggled to generate sales growth as people cut spending
Make sure you don't focus purely on sales growth when the forthcoming interim results are published
Investors will find out about day to day business but a strategy update won't happen until February 2018
Shares in the leisure giant have been marked down on fears that hurricanes will reduce appetite for cruises
Recent share price underperformance and launch of new event in Asia make events firm attractive at current price
Retail meat packer's global expansion is yielding tasty returns
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