John Stepek explains just how much damage has been done to the economy by keeping interest rates at virtually zero percent.
The Bank of England came close to raising interest rates yesterday. And, while many people think there’s little chance of it actually happening, it could be closer than you think.
The election result came as a surprise. Betting expert Matthew Partridge looks at how his punts have fared.
DUP leader Arlene Foster thinks a deal with the government is good news for Northern Ireland. Others are not so sure.
Social class is no longer a very good indicator of how people will vote, says Alex Rankine. But age is.
With inflation creeping up, investors should be on their guard, says Merryn Somerset Webb.
In this topsy-turvy post-election world, all political assumptions made before 8 June have been consigned to the dustbin of history. It’s time for a rethink, writes John Stepek.
A strong government’s desire to tinker often results in ambitious legislation that doesn’t help anyone. On that basis, a hung parliament isn’t necessarily a bad thing, says John Stepek.
Former Bank of England governor Mervyn King pins the blame on countries trying to “fix exchange rates at levels that are inconsistent with” balanced trade.
The general election result will have caught many investors by surprise. John Stepek looks at what lessons can be learnt.
Gilt yields have been steady for a while now, says Alice Gråhns. But that can’t last much longer.