The “Trump factor” is wearing off, as markets start to realise that America’s new president might not be Wall Street’s new best friend. John Stepek explains what that means for investors.
While most people agree executive pay is too high, Jeremy Corbyn’s suggestion to cap salaries is not the answer, says John Stepek. But there is a powerful force working in the background that will do the job anyway.
The NHS often runs into trouble in winter, but things have never looked quite this bad. What’s gone wrong? Simon Wilson reports.
The chances are Donald Trump will get himself impeached, says Matthew Lynn. But a President Pence could be just what the markets need.
Lost among some of Donald Trump’s more questionable statements was the proposal to scrap the tax deductibility of interest expenses.
Donald Trump is seen as “business friendly”. But that won‘t necessarily mean soaring markets or record returns. For investors, there’s just one thing they need to know, says John Stepek.
In this week’s MoneyWeek magazine: Donald Trump; betting on an oil-price rise; and how to build the perfect buy-and-hold portfolio.
Societe Generale’s Albert Edwards is particularly worried about the eurozone, with Italian banks merely a symptom of the problem.
The pan-European FTSEurofirst 300 index last hit an all-time peak two years ago. But in the past few weeks it has bounced back to a 12-month high.
Matthew Partridge weighs up the odds of betting on the Stoke-on Trent by-election caused by the resignation of Labour MP Tristram Hunt.
Talks are underway to resolve the standoff between Greece and Turkey that has seen Cyprus divided for 42 years.