EU farm subsidies a controversial. But it’s not just Europe that subsidises its agriculture, as Matthew Partridge found out when he spoke to a UK sugar manufacturer.
Successful hedge fund manager Hugh Hendry is taking out insurance against Marine Le Pen winning the French presidential election. John Stepek explains why, and what it tells us.
Brexit could give us the chance to make changes that could cut food prices while simultaneously creating new jobs, says Matthew Partridge.
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.
Brokers used to employ an army of analysts to read the company reports for you. A row over who will pay for them may put an end to that.
Modern capitalism is constantly criticised for its short-termism, with investors obsessed with quarterly results. But there’s an easy solution to that, says Matthew Lynn.
It’s all over for bonds. From here on in, we’re on an upwards trend towards inflation, says John Stepek.
The vote to leave the EU gave the chancellor a very good excuse to do very little in what he promises was his last spring Budget.
The hunt is on for the person who can solve the late-payments crisis threatening Britain’s small and medium-sized enterprise.
Not long ago, the markets were discounting a US interest rate rise this month. But now, it looks like a foregone conclusion. John Stepek explains why, and what it means.
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