Spectator Money – Features

What does our growing appetite for veganism mean for the markets?

30 November 2019 9:00 am

The popularity of meat-free products is changing the food industry, says Robert Jackman

Labour’s ‘Warm Homes For All’ scheme is a load of hot air

30 November 2019 9:00 am

‘Green crap’ was David Cameron’s memorable verdict on his own government’s efforts to reduce the carbon footprint of UK homes,…

A US-UK free trade agreement will bring benefits on both sides of the Atlantic

30 November 2019 9:00 am

A free trade agreement with the US will bring benefits on both sides of the Atlantic, says Matthew Lynn

‘Fire’ may let you retire early, but it’s a miserable way to live

30 November 2019 9:00 am

With four cats and two children to feed, I’m not very Fire. But then I am not sure I want…

All of us – however financially savvy – are at risk of being scammed

5 October 2019 9:00 am

We’re all at risk of being scammed

Foreign takeover bids prove Brexit Britain is flourishing

5 October 2019 9:00 am

Foreign takeover bids prove our economy is flourishing

Ground zero: Are negative interest rates the key to unlocking investment?

5 October 2019 9:00 am

Are negative interest rates the key to unlocking investment

Corbyn and McDonnell, comrades in arms

Labour’s water nationalisation plans can only spell disaster

25 May 2019 9:00 am

Labour’s water nationalisation plans spell disaster, says Andrew Willshire

The green rush: should you invest in cannabis?

25 May 2019 9:00 am

Robert Jackman on the highs – and lows – of investing in cannabis

Extinction Rebellion protestors in Piccadilly last month

Boycotting energy companies won’t solve climate change

25 May 2019 9:00 am

They pollute the planet. They are turning global warming into a catastrophe. And they are taking humanity to the brink…

Good as gold? Ethical investing is not the no-brainer it seems

2 March 2019 9:00 am

Ethical investing is not quite the no-brainer it seems, says Andrew Willshire

Believe in the post-Brexit bounce

2 March 2019 9:00 am

Believe in the post-Brexit bounce, says Matthew Lynn

Making Tax Digital – and more difficult: HMRC’s new ruse

2 March 2019 9:00 am

Making Tax Digital will make my life much more difficult, says James Delingpole

The case of the disappearing bitcoin

2 March 2019 9:00 am

When the QuadrigaCX founder died suddenly on honeymoon, all his passwords died with him. Not surprisingly, his investors are clamouring for their money

Don’t despair – there’s hope for the high street yet

1 December 2018 9:00 am

There’s still hope for the high street, says Matthew Lynn

Loophole Cottage

1 December 2018 9:00 am

I have a faint memory that I once came across a property called Loophole Cottage. It was named, I think,…

An object lesson in investing in luxuries

1 December 2018 9:00 am

From contemporary art to specialist whisky, now’s the time to invest in luxuries you love, says Olivia Williams

The freelance trap and how to avoid it

1 December 2018 9:00 am

Fellow contractors, watch out for the new payroll rules, says Andrew Willshire

The perils of pensions

1 December 2018 9:00 am

Pension freedoms granted to us by the coalition government in 2014, which allowed us to do what we liked with…

Is the current stock market a load of bull?

6 October 2018 9:00 am

The roaring twenties. The booming sixties. The Asian tigers of the 1970s and 1980s, and the dot-com bubble of the…

Rich pickings

6 October 2018 9:00 am

Olivia Williams on the allure of private banking

Midas touch: Shirley Eaton in Goldfinger

Want to predict the price of gold? Then watch Hollywood films

6 October 2018 9:00 am

Movies can predict the price of bullion, says Ross Clark

Meet the ‘Fangs’, the stock to sink your teeth into

26 May 2018 9:00 am

The ‘Fang’ tech giants may have been hit by scandal but they’ll soon bounce back, says Matthew Lynn

The landlords walking into the great EPC trap

26 May 2018 9:00 am

Buy-to-let investors have long occupied a slot in the national consciousness somewhere between arsonists and child molesters. They stand accused…

Infamous past: The atrium at Lloyd’s London headquarters

Why being a member of Lloyd’s of London is still a risky business

26 May 2018 9:00 am

Being a member of Lloyd’s of London is still a high-octane – if occasionally bumpy – ride, says Olivia Williams