This article focuses on how FinTech is changing capital markets and asks whether FinTech firms will be disruptors or collaborators.
Economics & Markets
France’s President Macron is a man with great power and Napoleonic ambition. Though there is a lot that could go wrong, he might just prove to be historic, writes Victor Hill.
Blockchain is a potential opportunity for fintech to challenge one of the most steadfast pillars of finance, the exchange.
The conventional wisdom is that in the autumn UK budget in November the Chancellor will have to raise taxes or cut spending. Actually, he will have to do both, writes Victor Hill.
Inside the mind of the Master Investor: Billionaire Jim Mellon reveals his latest views on the FANG stocks, Brexit, and markets in general.
When Presidents Trump and Putin met in Helsinki on 16 July they understood one another perfectly. What they agreed will have global implications, according to Victor Hill.
The UK government finally published the long-awaited white paper on the shape of Brexit on 12 July. Just how soft a Brexit does this entail? Victor Hill investigates.
The global trade wars initiated by Mr Trump come at precisely the moment the global economy is stalling. Victor Hill asks what are the chances they could precipitate a global recession?
Unemployment in the UK is at a record low yet wages are flat. If we have full employment then inflation should be picking up – but it isn’t. Victor Hill asks: What’s up?
This is a dangerous time for the UK Tory government. Three trends are accelerating rapidly that collectively could destroy it. The chance of a Marxist government running the UK (unfettered by Brussels) within four years is now above 50 percent writes Victor Hill.