Société Générale’s Albert Edwards foresees deflation in the West brought on by a devalued Japanese yen.
Articles written by Andrew Van Sickle
Mexico still has plenty of problems, but the country is moving in the right direction.
China is at risk of being eclipsed by rapid growth in Southeast Asia.
Rising wages has put renewed pressure on the Bank of England to raise interest rates.
Japanese stocks remain a good bet despite the unexpected contraction in the country’s growth.
The price of oil has continued to fall, while Saudi Arabia resists cutting back on production.
A tie-up between Halliburton and Baker Hughes would create the biggest oil services group by revenue.
Most foreign investors can now access to Chinese stocks directly thanks to the Hong Kong-Shanghai Connect.
The Shanghai-Hong Kong Connect programme will open up the world’s fifth largest economy to foreign investors.
The Russian rouble has slumped to an 11-year low, as foreign capital flees the country.