The French election has thrown up few surprises, with the progressive centrist candidate Emmanuel Macron likely to win. John Stepek looks at what this means for your money.
Jes Staley, Barclays’ chief executive, tried to unmask the identity of a whistleblower. Bad move, says Ben Judge.
The gulf between business and consumer sentiment and official statistics int he US hasn’t been this wide since 2000, according to Morgan Stanley.
On Sunday 16 April, Turkey will hold a referendum on whether its increasingly authoritarian president should be granted even more power. It’s difficult to see much upside whether the measures pass or not.
There is nothing pro-business about letting a small group of CEOs take far larger rewards than their shareholders or their staff, says Matthew Lynn.
There’s remarkably little volatility in the markets. That’s worrying, says John Stepek. Investors are far too complacent for comfort.
Matthew Partridge gets the German view on the UK’s departure form the EU.
Whether we can expect prices to rise or fall is one of the most important questions facings investors. Dominic Frisby looks to the charts for a clue.
Trump has withdrawn legislation to repeal his predecessor’s Affordable Care Act due to lack of support. What does this mean for his presidency – and for markets? Simon Wilson reports.
Whatever your feelings on populism, as an investor, it’s vital you understand what’s behind it, says John Stepek. US asset manager GMO offers us some clues.
That bonds are so overvalued spells trouble for investors, says John Stepek. But thanks to the passive investing hype, that trouble could be about to turn into a disaster.