Navigating a world in which the odd is has become the everyday
In these strange times, everything once deemed unthinkable is now thinkable. But that doesn't mean it is possible, says Merryn Somerset Webb
The financial system gets reset
Things are very much different now, says Merryn Somerset Webb. We are entering period of financial – and possibly also political – reset.
Exceptional measures don't come cheap
Rishi Sunak promised so much in his Budget that's its impossible to tot up just how much it will all cost. That is not a good thing, says Merryn Somer…
Coronavirus disruption will take some time to play out
There are already plenty of obvious casualties of the nasty combination of coronavirus-driven supply and demand shocks. But second-round casualties ar…
How to vaccinate your portfolio against coronavirus
The spread of coronavirus could pose a threat to your portfolio, says Merryn Somerset Webb. Make sure it's protected
The UK is doing fine
The small matter of the productivity problem aside, the UK economy is doing fine, and should carry on being fine.