Looming trade wars will spell trouble for the world’s biggest economy, reckons US investor Jim Rogers.
If Britain doesn’t agree a deal or an interim arrangement with the EU before Brexit, we will trade on WTO terms. What is the WTO and how would this work? Simon Wilson explains.
The first Amazon deliveries by drone have already taken to the air. Technology will give a boost to ecommerce, but investors should buy the infrastructure instead, says Sarah Moore.
With the world swimming in debt, there is certain to be a repeat of the 2008 financial crisis – but not in the UK. John Stepek explains why.
Nationalistic policies can seriously affect investment returns – it’s time we learnt the lessons from America’s Great Depression, says Jonathan Compton.
The Sage of Omaha thinks the world is looking pretty rosy for investors at the moment. Merryn Somerset Webb isn’t so sure.
Hans Rosling will be fondly remembered for making statistics on the state of the world accessible to the masses.
Whoever has the most gold, makes the rules, says Dominic Frisby. For the moment, that’s the US – but don’t count on things staying that way.
If Marine Le Pen becomes French president, we could see the world’s largest-ever sovereign default, and a new financial crisis, says John Stepek.
President Donald Trump has pledged to maintain a trade deal with Britain after Brexit in March 2019. On what terms and is it in Britain’s interests to sign up?
Donald Trump and the reaction to him are making headlines around the world – and making waves in the financial markets. John Stepek explains how to deal with it all.