Elizabeth Warren unveils bold new plan to reshape American capitalism
August 23, 2018

Accountable Capitalism Act would bring about fundamental change, redistribute wealth and give more power to workers

Elizabeth Warren, the Massachusetts senator tipped as a Democratic presidential candidate in 2020, has unveiled new plans for legislation aimed at reining in Continue reading

Tesla shares soar after Elon Musk floats plan to take company private
August 16, 2018

Musk tweets plan as it emerges Saudi Arabia has built up $2.9bn stake in tech giant

Elon Musk has launched a campaign to take Tesla private on a day that included several provocative tweets, a suspension (and resumption) of trading Continue reading

Deja vu? It’s looking like 1987 again for the US economy
February 25, 2018

Weak dollar, rising inflation, recession memories fading, new hand at the Fed and meltdown?

Deja vu? It’s looking like 1987 again for the US economy

Weak dollar, rising inflation, recession memories fading, new hand at Continue reading

Dow Jones suffers worst day in over six years as global stock markets plunge
February 7, 2018

The Dow Jones industrial average dropped 4.6% as investors fled amid fears of rising interest rates: This was volatility unleashed

Dow Jones suffers worst day in over six years as global stock markets plunge

The Dow Jones industrial Continue reading

Financial markets could be over-heating, warns central bank body
December 14, 2017

Bank for International Settlements quarterly health check warns global economy resembles era just before financial crash

Investors are ignoring warning signs that financial markets could be overheating and consumer debts are rising to unsustainable levels, the global body for central Continue reading