Like them or loathe them, politicians such as Jeremy Corbyn have chimed with voters’ fears. John Stepek explains why investors need to take note.
Articles written by John Stepek
The US Federal Reserve is thinking of raising interest rates. John Stepek looks at how that would affect the global economy – and your money.
There have been ugly scenes in the junk bond market. It could turn into a full-blown panic – and that would be very bad news for stocks, says John Stepek.
Chinese stockmarkets have seen huge losses recently. So are they on the verge of collapse? Or could we be at the start of a long bull market? John Stepek investigates.
Corporate Japan is mired in another accounting scandal – this time Toshiba. It’s not the first, and it won’t be the last. But that’s no reason not to buy in.
Low interest rates and the prospect of ECB money printing are inflating property bubbles across Europe, says John Stepek. Here, he looks at the best place to go bargain-hunting.
The amount of gold China owns has long been a secret. But now it’s out, and it’s less than anyone thought. John Stepek looks at why China’s coming clean now.
The snag in the grand plans for the euro was so blindingly obvious, it’s amazing it’s come as news to so many people, says John Stepek.
The Greek debt deal fiasco has exposed Europe for the mess it really is. It’s a huge warning to Britain ahead of the EU referendum, says John Stepek.
In a bid to squeeze US shale producers out of the market, Saudi Arabia has been pumping more oil than ever. Now, with Iran set to re-enter the oil market, things are going to get nasty, says John Stepek.