In a week of anniversaries, some things haven’t changed, says John Stepek. Except that today’s investment environment is far trickier.
A tit-for-tat freeze on non-immigrant visas has sent relations between America and Turkey into a chill.
Asian markets have started to come back to the party after several years of poor performance, reckons strategist John Redwood.
Firms providing the next generation of missile-defence systems stand to gain from growing global tensions. Buy in to share the spoils, says John Stepek.
For many economists, the fact that people aren’t 100% clear-minded, analytical and rational is a bizarrely new thought, says Merryn Somerset Webb.
Catalonia’s president, Carles Puigdemont, pledged to declare independence after his region’s recent referendum. John Stepek looks at how likely that is, and what might it mean for markets.
Merryn Somerset Webb talks to author, academic and fund manager Richard Thaler about pensions freedom, central bankers and fund management fees.
The EU isn’t negotiating Brexit in good faith, says MEP Steven Woolfe. The PM should call its bluff, making it clear that “no deal is better than a bad deal”.
The issue of problem gambling has shot up the agenda, with the government considering a crackdown. A genuine problem – or a moral panic? Matthew Partridge reports.
Ignore all the stories of doom surrounding London, says Matthew Lynn. It’s time to buy in to the city’s growth.
John Stepek takes his weekly look at the eight charts that matter most to the global economy.