The Bank of England (BoE) held its base rate of interest unchanged at 0.5% at its meeting today.
The Chancellor pointed out at the beginning of this budget that a new budget could be required in the spring if a Brexit deal is not reached.
Like summers, economic expansions do not last forever. The US recovery is now the second longest on record. There is nothing to suggest it will end in the near future, so the broad prognosis for risk assets remains good. But we know that—like weather fore
1Q18 earnings update: A tailwind from taxes
Over the past week financial markets have reacted negatively to the President’s announcement of tariffs on steel and aluminum, mainly due to fears of a trade war that could reduce global trade.
For the first time in 20 years, markets will have to survive without support from central banks.
Currency movements based onbrexit's outcome.
A brief note on the latest price action in equity markets, how business cycles end, and how markets are being left to fend for themselves without central bank intervention for the first time in 20 years.
In this year’s Holiday Eye on the Market, Michael records a note to his spouse on her father, the 2020 US Presidential election, and what might be the widest ideological divide in 100 years.