Jim Leaviss, M&G | Was the Apollo 11 mission worth it?
As part of our special feature to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the first moon landing: Jim Leaviss, M&G Investments, looks at the state of the economy when Armstrong stepped on the moon and whether the mission was worth it economically. What event, if any, could have a similar impact today?
Month in focus: Woodford and the financial crisis anniversary
As we hit the 10-year anniversary of the financial crisis, how can a repeat of history be avoided and what have investors learnt? September headlines were dominated by Woodford as he navigated a challenging summer, as well as the ‘hawkish’ Fed’s shrinking balance sheet and the murky world of rogue trading.