The new issue of Shares looks at all the hot topics for 2019, discussing what could happen to markets, economics, commodities and politics so that investors are better informed.

Also this week: How the latest Brexit setback has affected UK shares, why value investing could soon be back in favour, and what fund managers learned in 2018.

Learn about big changes to your finances in 2019, why there has been a revolutionary event in the insurance market, and the latest analyst view on housebuilders.

Discover the best performing shares this year and find out about the advantages of pension consolidation and the benefits of new pension dashboards.