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Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. Photograph: Spencer Platt/Getty Images

Stocks tanked following last week’s inversion of the US treasury yield curve, a key recession indicator. Should investors be worried? You can argue t(...)

Wall Street stocks tried to move higher on Thursday. Photograph: AFP

The Iseq stock market index in Dublin and wider European equity markets fell on Thursday as investors became increasingly worried about the global eco(...)

UK inflation rose above the Bank of England’s 2% target in July. Photograph: Simon Dawson/Bloomberg

UK inflation rose above the Bank of England’s 2 per cent target in July as prices of video games and toys increased sharply, defying forecasts that it(...)

The UK two- and 10-year curves inverted on Wednesday for the first time since 2008. Photograph: iStock

The global bond markets have flashed an ominous signal for two of the world’s biggest economies amid mounting concern over a slowdown in growth and pe(...)

‘Free money – it’s sort of an insane concept.’ Above, Alice in Wonderland

Making an investment that is guaranteed to lose money sounds like something that would cost you your job. But in bond markets, it has become a fact of(...)

The pound was last down by 0.4 per cent at 91.8 pence against the euro

Heightened worries of a no-deal Brexit and the growing probability of a general election after the October Brexit deadline kept the pound subdued on M(...)

The UBS move underscores how banks in Europe and the US are scrambling to prepare for a protracted spell of lower rates. File photograph: Feline Lim/Reuters

UBS plans to levy a negative interest rate on wealthy clients who deposit more than SFr2 million (€1.8 million) with its Swiss bank, as lenders hunker(...)

Customers wait in line to use an automated teller machine (ATM) at a Japan Post Co branch in Hachioji. Photograph: Yuriko Nakao/Bloomberg via Getty Images

In early July, the 61-year-old chief executive of 7pay appeared on TV to apologise after the launch of one of Japan’s most hotly-anticipated mobile pa(...)

Photograph: Arnd Wiegmann/Reuters

UBS chief executive Sergio Ermotti saw a revival of the bank’s fortunes in the second quarter after what he’d called one of the worst starts to the ye(...)

Oliver Zipse, a fluent English speaker, has risen through the ranks ever since he joined BMW as a trainee in 1991

BMW said Oliver Zipse will become chief executive on August 16th, picking the 55-year-old manufacturing expert to help the German automaker make the s(...)

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