Most environmentalists emphasise the need to reduce CO2 emissions, but few talk about carbon capture. This is emerging as an important new industry, writes Victor Hill.
Economics & Markets
For all its faults, Twitter may be the most useful form of news gathering and information sharing to date, explains Tim Price.
Facebook will launch its own digital currency in the first half of 2020. What are the implications for banking and finance globally – and how can investors profit?
Mr Trump’s trade war with China is now upsetting the markets. Whatever happened to free trade? Victor Hill inquires.
The Analytical Surveyor explains how big data could provide a lifeline to fund managers desperately searching for alpha.
Inside the mind of the Master Investor: influential British investor Jim Mellon reveals his latest thoughts on the markets.
Boris Johnson has achieved power at a unique moment when the political star scape is so kaleidoscopic that he could change the UK forever.
There is a political consensus on both sides of the Atlantic that it is high time to tax the tech titans more robustly. But what is the best way to do it?
The Woodford debacle does not invalidate the case for active management, any more than the global financial crisis invalidated the case for having banks, argues Tim Price.
Interest rates in the developed world are still at record lows and seem set to go even lower. What happened to central bank monetary tightening foreseen at the beginning of this year? Victor Hill enquires.