The Brexit vote and the US presidential election were swung by shadowy firms using sophisticated but underhand new techniques, say critics. Simon Wilson reports.
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Trump has withdrawn legislation to repeal his predecessor’s Affordable Care Act due to lack of support.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.
There’s no sense in handing 1%-2% plus fees to fund managers when a cheap tracker gets results, says Stephen Connolly.
President Donald Trump has plenty to discuss when he finally meets his Chinese opposite, says Matthew Partridge.
President Donald Trump has stuck his party with a take it or leave it ultimatum over his healthcare reforms. The outcome, says John Stepek, could have serious consequences for investors.
Looming trade wars will spell trouble for the world’s biggest economy, reckons US investor Jim Rogers.
Fifty days into his presidency, Donald Trump is taking on the nation’s civil servants, says Emily Hohler.
The Federal Reserve has raised US interest rates, but the “real” rate remains negative once inflation is factored in. John Stepek explains how it affects you.
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.
Nationalistic policies can seriously affect investment returns – it’s time we learnt the lessons from America’s Great Depression, says Jonathan Compton.