The European Central Bank has tweaked its quantitative easing programme. But whatever it does, says John Stepek, 2017 will be a make or break year for the eurozone.
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Investors used to be able to more or less ignore politicians, says John Stepek. Not anymore.
After the political upheavals of 2016, a period of profound social and economic change is upon us. John Stepek looks at the big trends investors must be ready for next year.
The European Central Bank is meeting to discuss how to continue plastering over the eurozone’s structural problems. John Stepek explains what to expect.
Donald Trump’s phone call with Taiwan’s president is a poke in the eye for China. John Stepek explains what it could mean for US-China relations, and the global economy.
Italy voted “no” to constitutional reform and the prime minister is to resign. But that’s not Italy’s biggest problem right now. John Stepek explains where it goes from here.
John Stepek talks to fund manager Charlie Morris about when you should use an active fund over a passive fund.
Opec has finally come to an agreement to reduce production, sending the oil price soaring. John Stepek looks at why the market is so excited.
This Sunday, Italy is holding a referendum on constitutional reform. Investors are worried it could spark a new crisis in the eurozone. John Stepek examines what’s at stake.
For many investors, passive funds are a better option than active funds. But if you do want an active fund, how do you pick a good one? John Stepek explains.