In George Bernard Shaw’s words, if all the economists were laid end to end, they’d never reach a conclusion. [...]

14 May 2019

US treasury secretary Steven Mnuchin said today that he hopes the United States and China can reach a trade deal [...]

29 April 2019

UK economic growth will slow in the second half of the year after a strong start, according to economists at EY [...]

29 April 2019

The German government today once again slashed growth predictions for its economy, saying it now foresees a GDP [...]

17 April 2019

Investors are more optimistic about the struggling German economy than they were a month ago, in a sign that Europe’s [...]

16 April 2019

The European Central Bank (ECB) kept up recent tradition today when it announced it would hold interest rates [...]

10 April 2019

The UK economy grew by 0.3 per cent in the three months to February, a better-than-expected result as the country [...]

10 April 2019

A no-deal Brexit could see both Britain and the EU slide into a two-year recession in a worst-case scenario, the [...]

9 April 2019

The Bank for International Settlements (BIS) has warned banks that cryptocurrencies could pose a risk to financial [...]

13 March 2019

In 2012, the columnist Mary Dejevsky wrote a piece for the Independent arguing that the centre-left should advocate [...]

13 March 2019

This week marks a resumption of trade talks between China and the US, so expect to see movement on the US equity [...]

12 February 2019

The thing about the 1970s – if you lived through them – is that they were for the most part dull and dour [...]

11 February 2019

This week bankers and leaders around the globe have come together for the World Economic Forum in Davos. A key [...]

25 January 2019
25 January 2019

As the twists and turns of this long drawn-out Brexit drama continue, possibly the most surprising aspect of all [...]

22 January 2019

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