The really exciting thing about bitcoin isn’t the currency, says Dominic Frisby, its the technology behind it. It has the power to change the world.
Last year saw the bursting of the bitcoin bubble, with the cryptocurrency falling by more than half.
Speculating that Germany will ditch the euro might seem fanciful, says Bengt Saelensminde. But it pays to keep an open mind.
US stocks should open slightly higher today as hopes of ECB money-printing increased after the Swiss National Bank abandoned the franc’s peg to the euro.
The forex markets are in chaos this morning after the Swiss central bank abandoned the Swiss franc’s peg to the euro. John Stepek explains what it means.
The way the euro goes next could set the tone for 2015, says John Stepek. We could find out one way or the other by the end of this month.
The greenback has hit a multi-year high against over major currencies, with more to come.
The pound has fallen further against the dollar as Britain’s recovery slows down.
Dominic Frisby dusts off his crystal ball and picks his top 12 investment predictions for 2015.
The euro hit a nine-year low against the dollar today. But ECB money-printing and the upcoming Greek elections could soon see the slide spiral out of control.
Bengt Saelensminde takes a look at the five things that could trigger a sterling crisis in 2015.