Magazine – 01 Dec 2016

Cheap debt and the plunging pound are putting many British companies on the block for a sale and the takeovers train is now accelerating. In this week's Shares we explain what corporate buyers are after, what makes many UK plcs virtual sitting ducks and reveal our top 7 likely takeover targets still to come. We also tell you what Italy's banking stand-off means for UK investors, flag the key points to mull with interest rates poised to rise and reveal the investment trusts available for a bargain price. Plus there's stability for UK pensions, loads more company news, market stats, our best investment ideas and much more.