Avoiding bad investments is equally as important as finding ways to grow your money. The new issue of Shares reveals an easy way to spot companies with financial health issues.

Also this week: Shares talks to Superdry co-founder Julian Dunkerton about his plans to regain control, what the US midterm election results mean for investors, and the frustrations of investing in fintech.

Read about a successful fund manager starting their own small cap fund, discover the most expensive London-listed ETFs, and learn about investment trusts seeking to borrow money to buy on the dip.

Other stocks and funds featured this week include WH Smith, RELX, EI and Scottish Mortgage.