Personal Finance

  • 23 May 2015

    There has been a lot of hot air wasted in discussions about bond bubbles over the last few years, as yields have collapsed and prices have soared in the extraordinary world of zero interest rates and quantitative easing that we now live in.

  • 16 May 2015

    With Scotland's political future settled, at least for the time being, new financial initiatives in place, and mortgage providers vying to offer ever cheaper deals, prospective and existing homeowners could reduce their costs significantly.

  • 16 May 2015

    Cynics say that UK elections don't matter, that it is all just "noise", and that it is economics and globalisation that really drive markets.

  • 16 May 2015

    David Cameron has taken the unprecedented step of bringing an independent financial campaigner into his cabinet this week, suggesting that the new Conservative government will be open to yet more radical reforms of pensions and savings over the next five years.