It’s that time of year when Shares reveals its top stock picks for the 12 months ahead. Having achieved 10.3% average gain on its 2017 portfolio, don’t miss the new digital magazine to find out which 10 stocks have been chosen for 2018.

Also in the festive bumper edition of Shares: what Disney’s takeover bid for Fox means for Sky shareholders; FTSE 350 stocks going cheap; and how a select group of investment trusts managed to soar this year.

You can also discover the benefits of various online money dashboard services being launched in the New Year as part of the open banking revolution.