Monthly Archives: November 2017

Corbyn lashes out at financial sector ‘speculators and gamblers’

London 1 December 2017 UK Labour leader singles out Morgan Stanley and warns he is a ‘threat’ to big banks. Jeremy Corbyn has stepped up his anti-City rhetoric. Jeremy Corbyn has labelled the financial sector “speculators and gamblers who crashed … Continue reading

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Bitcoin goes from $9000, hits $11,000, falls back to $10,000 within hours, then hits $12,000, $14,000 and $19,000 a week later. Tell me the investors aren’t addicts and junkies looking for a quick fix causing today’s volatility. Only the Brokers make whoopie!

London 7th December, 2017 Zombies are on the march. Last year, they even burst their way into Pride and Prejudice. Now, they are encroaching into Corporate USA. Research by Chris Watling of London’s Longview Economics examines the number of “zombie” … Continue reading

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Everything you need to know about BITCOIN

The country driving Bitcoin prices Deutsche Bank’s global financial strategist Masao Muraki believes he has uncovered the main source of the cryptocurrency mania, writing, ” ‘Mrs. Watanabe’ is a buzzword often used by U.S./European media and market participants to symbolize … Continue reading

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Investors Victorious in Shell Climate Fight

Amsterdam/London 29 November, 2107 Royal Dutch Shell plans to reduce its carbon footprint and invest in green projects following criticism from pension funds and asset managers. Anglo-Dutch oil company Royal Dutch Shell radically revised its climate change policy today in … Continue reading

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Trump team opens new front in trade battle with China

London 29 November, 2017 US initiates first anti-dumping probe against major partner since 1985 US starts anti-dumping probe into Chinese aluminium Aluminium coils at an Arconic manufacturing facility in Tennessee The Trump administration launched a fresh trade attack against China … Continue reading

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Canadian Mark Carney is the only wise man in Banking, Central or otherwise

London: 29 November, 2017 Shareholders can bank on Carney to be the grown-up in the room Bankers and LSE shareholders should be grateful for governor’s efforts Bank of England governor Mark Carney needs another job title: The Nation’s Grown-Up. In … Continue reading

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Republicans believe that America is now more respected under Donald Trump

But the rest of the world sees the country much less favourably 18 November 2017 ONE YEAR after the election of Donald Trump, does the world respect America more, or less? A recent survey by the Pew Research Centre, a … Continue reading

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Endangered: America’s global influence has dwindled under Donald Trump

A presidential tour of Asia cannot hide the fact that America has turned inward, hurting itself and the world. A year ago this week Donald Trump was elected president. Many people predicted that American foreign policy would take a disastrous … Continue reading

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