Given the political mess the country is in, you might assume that Britain was in economic meltdown. But in truth, we are enjoying something of a purple patch.
The Independent Group is hogging the headlines, says Matthew Partridge. But for punters, the Newport West by-election offers a better bet.
Brexit and global manufacturing trends are proving to be a double whammy for car factory workers in Britain.
Seven Labour centrists and Remainers have jumped Corbyn’s far-left Brexit ship. Emily Hohler reports.
The global economy gives. The global economy takes away. Make sure your portfolio is set up to deal with it all.
Merryn Somerset Webb talks to economist Bernard Connolly about Brexit, the true nature of the EU project, and what’s gone wrong with global capitalism.
“Populism” – on the left and the right – is on the march in Europe, and the establishment looks vulnerable in May’s elections to the European Parliament. What happens next?
Wages are rising, inflation is falling, and homes are getting more affordable. John Stepek wonders how long all this good news can last.
It’s 15 months before the next London mayoral election, due to be held in May 2020, and already both the bookies and the betting exchanges are starting to offer some markets on the poll.
Britain is the Saudi Arabia of the data economy, says Matthew Lynn. It can thrive outside the European Union.
Matthew Partridge looks at the various Brexit-related bets available in the market, in the light of the recent parliamentary vote.