Michael Gapen

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A man looks at an electric quotation board flashing numbers of the world’s stock markets, including the Tokyo Stock Exchange

The S&P 500 and the Dow were set to open at a record high in the first trading session of the year on Monday, building on a rally that has been po(...)

US president Donald Trump:  has been warming to the idea of a “border adjustment tax”. Photographer: Andrew Harrer/Bloomberg

The European Central Bank will keep its main interest rate at zero “for the foreseeable” future, according to one of Barclays’ top economists, even a(...)

US president Barack Obama  applauds after announcing his nomination of Janet Yellen  to head the Federal Reserve at the White House in Washington yesterday. Photograph: Jonathan Ernst/Reuters

Federal Reserve vice chair Janet Yellen, president Barack Obama’s pick to lead the US central bank, said yesterday that strengthening the economic rec(...)