Telegraph.co.ukThe world can't afford another financial crash – it could destroy capitalism as we know itTelegraph.co.ukCentral banks, in desperation, would embrace the purest form of money-printing: they would start giving consumers actual cash to spend, temporarily turbo-charging demand while destroying any remaining respect for the idea that money needs to be earned.and more »
Financial TimesThe NHS is not dead but it needs to go under the knifeFinancial TimesIs it time to pension off this unworkable 68-year-old ideal? ... Insofar as there has been a trend in social insurance in mainland Europe, where most countries spend appreciably more than Britain on health, it has been to inject more taxpayer funding ...and more »
Telegraph.co.ukGeorge Osborne's buy-to-let raid risks damaging UK economyTelegraph.co.ukGeorge Osborne's multi-billion-pound raid on landlords risks damaging Britain's economic recovery, according to a committee of MPs. The Commons Treasury select committee (TSC) said the Chancellor's ... The Chancellor has already set out plans to ...and more »
Telegraph.co.ukSell-off silver lining: Mortgage rates to plunge within daysTelegraph.co.ukThese markets affect the price of “swaps” where banks lend and borrow money from one another at fixed rates. This, in turn, affects the rates offered by lenders on ... can I borrow? - Monthly cost of your repayments · - The impact of rate rises on your ...and more »
Yorkshire PostPlan ahead as cost of nursing home care continues to soarYorkshire PostWhere the likely requirement is under 10 years away, opt for mature markets like Europe, UK and US, particularly income-generating stocks, but if there is more time, ensure at least half is entrusted to emerging markets. For the former, consider such ...