A nod, not a nudge from Yellen

Janet Yellen did not deliver a clear indication about the timing of a US rate hike, even if she conveyed the message the Fed is leaning towards higher rates, believe analysts.

Just Yellen? Japan could make a big announcement at Jackson Hole

Bonds

Just Yellen? Japan could make a big announcement at Jackson Hole

All eyes will be on Janet Yellen when she speaks at the Jackson Hole economic symposium. Should we be watching her counterpart from the Bank of Japan instead?

While the fat cats are away – trade away!

General

While the fat cats are away – trade away!

It's holiday season and a quiet time of the year for markets. But there are still opportunities out there for canny investors.

Brexit aftermath sees £1 billion withdrawn from retail funds

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Brexit aftermath sees £1 billion withdrawn from retail funds

Brexit still seems to be causing some panic among retail investors, according to the Investment Association.

Trump win could mean world recession: Citi

Bonds

Trump win could mean world recession: Citi

A win for the controversial Republican nominee would be bad news for the markets, and perhaps worse news for the world economy, warns Citibank.