By Elizabeth Stephens - 07 February 15:50
If the political instability is not reined in soon enough, the currency will spiral out of control.
By Nick Beecroft - 04 December 12:59
The UK fast becoming a stand-out developed economy performer. Growth is heading into 2014 at a healthy 3 to 4 per cent, even in the face of Osborne’s austerity.
By Stewart Cowley - 29 October 10:04
Democratic control over quantitative easing would be a welcome first step to my kind of revolution, writes Stewart Cowley.
By Nick Beecroft - 28 October 14:48
A masterpiece of reverse engineering.
By Simon Chapman - 24 October 15:01
Advocates of HFT argue that it provides additional liquidity and so narrows the gap between buying and selling prices. Yet when market conditions turn adverse, HFT firms can switch off their robo-traders and then liquidity vanishes – as we saw in the “fla
By Alex Brummer - 15 June 12:00
A fresh addition to the growing library of "recession lit": one which delves into anthropology and ancient history to argue we will never understand the financial crisis with our current misguided perspective on money.
By Helen Lewis - 20 April 8:56
More trouble for "downgraded Chancellor" George Osborne.
By Charlotte Simmonds - 31 March 9:22
Ben Bernanke, Mervyn King, Larry Summers, Olivier Blanchard and Axel A. Weber talk at the LSE about the lessons of the crash.
By Alex Hern - 14 March 17:00
Not if, but when, the bubble will burst.
By Alex Hern - 05 March 12:18
The Dow is a silly index for silly people. Pay no heed.
By Pawe? Morski - 28 February 9:45
We're blaming the fire alarm for the fire.
By Alex Hern - 26 February 12:33
As the Italian <em>tuttishambles</em> starts to bite, the currency wars get interesting.
By Alex Hern - 19 February 8:05
Abe puts the squeeze on the BoJ.
By Alex Hern - 18 February 16:07
Digital currencies might start creating a sticky situation for central banks.
By Alex Hern - 12 February 14:51
Lessons in unclear policy communication.
By Alex Hern - 12 February 10:58
The Nikkei at 13,000 is the new target.
By Alex Hern - 05 February 9:03
Italy, Spain and Cyprus all strike fear into the hearts of economists.
By Alex Hern - 04 February 9:52
High frequency (insider) trading.
By Alex Hern - 18 January 17:23
Was the "smash and grab" actually so bad?
By Alex Hern - 18 January 13:14
Good news ahead.
By Alex Hern - 17 January 18:05
Why are they doing it? Because the conspiracists have won.
By Alex Hern - 15 January 10:26
A teachable moment.
By Alex Hern - 08 January 8:16
The real funny story's the debt ceiling.
By Alex Hern - 04 January 13:16
Make a silly demand, get a silly concession.
By Alex Hern - 03 January 17:08
State capitalism, or unconventional fiscal policy?
By David Skelton - 21 November 10:19
The disastrous record of the rating agencies proves that they do not deserve their exalted position.
By Alex Ward - 12 November 17:18
The country's fifth in 15 years.
By Alex Hern - 30 October 10:16
Europe isn't out of the storm yet.