Global population growth could see major changes to food production and eating habits. Shares looks at the stocks and funds best placed to benefit from this structural shift.

Prudential shareholders will soon get free shares in the company’s US business. Find out why the group is being split into two and the prospects for both entities.

Discover why investment trust dividends haven’t suffered as much as some headlines suggest.

You can also read the final part of Shares’ FTSE 250 series, which looks at companies’ financial health, broker price targets and director dealings.

There are also articles on Marks & Spencer, Smithson and a beginner’s guide to reading charts.