Why aren’t markets as efficient as theory tells us they should be? Tennis odds give us a clue, says John Stepek.
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Global fund managers are getting nervous, and are holding on to their cash. But that might actually be good for the markets, says John Stepek. Here’s why.
After a year of big rises, the oil price has slipped back recently. Is this just a blip, or are we set for another big tumble? John Stepek explains.
Investors are flocking to “leveraged loans”. John Stepek explains what they are and why they could send markets into a downward spiral.
John Stepek examines how concerns over Chinese growth have affect the global economy’s most important charts.
US inflation is rising fast. Wages have not kept pace – but it’s only matter of time. John Stepek explains what a “wage explosion” would mean for investors.
American stocks are looking very expensive, but that doesn’t necessarily mean you should sell, says John Stepek.
Theresa May has laid out her plans for a soft Brexit. Yet despite all the high-profile resignations and dramatic headlines, it’s just business as usual for investors, says John Stepek.
Donald Trump’s trade war is the biggest threat to the global economy and to world markets. Things are going to get messy, says John Stepek. Here’s what it all means.
It’s a busy time in politics, with ministers flouncing out over plans for a soft Brexit. But it’s nothing to worry about, says John Stepek. Just business as usual.