How The City Works

Brexit and the City: Three Threats

Brexit and the City: Three Threats By: Tim Bennett 08.07.2016In this short video, Tim Bennett weighs up three of the biggest Brexit risks facing the City.https://youtu.be/LzU2j1u1j8U

What a Weaker Pound Means for Investors

What a Weaker Pound Means for Investors By: Tim Bennett 01.07.2016Over the last week the pound has dropped sharply. Tim Bennett takes a quick look at why and assess some of the implications for UK investors.

How Spread Betting Works

How Spread Betting Works By: Tim Bennett 24.06.2016Spread betting is becoming ever more popular with fans of politics and sports as well as investors. This week I look at why and explain all the basics.

How Bad News for Banks Could be Good for Investors

How Bad News for Banks Could be Good for Investors By: Tim Bennett 17.06.2016Investment banks have just had their worst quarter since the financial crisis. In this video I look at why and what it means for investors.

Why LIBOR Is Making New Headlines

Why LIBOR Is Making New Headlines By: Tim Bennett 29.04.2016As more City traders face charges of fixing the key LIBOR interest rate, I look at what’s been going on and why it matters to investors.

The Pros And Cons Of Peer To Peer Investing

The Pros And Cons Of Peer To Peer Investing By: Tim Bennett 1.04.2016Peer-to-peer lending is booming and from 6th April you will be able to lend via an ISA. I explain how P2P works and what to look out for before you invest

Why Shares Bounce Back

Why Shares Bounce Back By: Tim Bennett 07.03.2016This week I look at the three key factors that can cause share prices to rally sharply after a dip.

Why Negative Interest Rates are a Dud for Investors

Why Negative Interest Rates are a Non-Event for Most Investors By: Tim Bennett 29.02.2016This week I explain why the hullabaloo around negative interest rates shouldn’t distract long-term investors.

Why Buy-To-Let Is Only For The Brave

Why Buy-To-Let Is Only For The Brave By: Tim Bennett 22.02.2016This week I explain why Buy-to-Let’s best years may be over for retail investors

Why Markets Fret about US Non-Farm Payrolls

Why Markets Fret about US Non-Farm Payrolls By: Tim Bennett 04.01.2016On the first Friday of each month, all eyes turn to a vital number: US Non-Farm Payrolls. In this video I explain why it moves stock markets around the world.