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?
Economics & Markets
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.
Inside the mind of the Master Investor: Jim Mellon gets bearish as he sees signs of a market top and predicts “big falls” on the horizon.
Fund manager Tim Price explains why US investors could be anticipating an imminent turn in the business cycle.
Private investors are often overlooked by companies when it comes to investor relations. James Faulkner explains why that’s a big mistake.
Stephen Lewis, Partner at Freeths, explains why the North West is a hot spot for property investors and developers alike.
We now know what Cambridge Analytica was up to – and how they did it. They linked personality analysis (psychographics) with Facebook data. But they weren’t even particularly good at what they did. Cambridge Analytica – remember them? Last week the BBC R4’s Jolyon Jenkins explored digital psychographic analysis in a series of radio broadcasts…
Last week, President Trump was accused of starting a trade war, but Victor Hill asks whether the war has been taking place in the background for years and whether these actions will help redress the West’s trade position with China.
As an agreement over Brexit fails to manifest and the deadline edges closer, Victor Hill considers the No Deal outcome.