Plunging bond yields are sending an unambiguous distress call as investors fret about everything from a weaker global economy and the trade war to Middle Eastern geopolitics and low inflation.
Articles written by Alex Rankine
The price of golf has hit a six-year high, breaching the $1,400 an ounce level not seen since August 2013.
Developing countries are becoming less reliant on cyclical commodities and moving into more lucrative areas such as technology
The dash for gold suggests that investors see rising risks in markets and are seeking out an asset traditionally seen as the ultimate safe haven.
With around a fifth of the world’s oil travelling through Strait of Hormuz, the most recent incident there has raised new concerns about global oil supplies.
In a deal worth $24bn, IAG, the parent company of British Airways and Iberia, plans to buy 200 of Boeing’s troubled 737 Max planes.
Kier, the engineering group, has had to bring forward a strategic review to placate anxious investors. What happens next? Alex Rankine reports.
Hong Kong is under threat from both China and the US, as the American Congress proposes removing the arrangements that exempts the territory from Donald Trump’s new tariffs.
The price of Brent crude oil has fallen by more than 20% since May – past the level that marks a bear market.
Investors are now counting on an interest-rate cut from the US Federal Reserve to bolster economic growth.