Economy

Brexit, patriotism and Singapore-on-Thames
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Brexit, patriotism and Singapore-on-Thames

Which control needs taking back and how can the many benefit from the few? The power of wealth is feeding inequality. Brexit will protect those with offshore money and tax avoiders, while social services will suffer more, but politicians on the left lack the courage to speak out.   Graham […]

A quick-fire guide to financial brokers
Economy

A quick-fire guide to financial brokers

—————————————————————————————  Love them or loathe them, brokers are an important part of almost every investment process. Historically, brokers were there to enable people to access the financial markets. In the online age, meanwhile, the sorts of websites that offer financial instruments are often described as “brokers” now – though personal […]

The architecture of international cooperation must be updated
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The architecture of international cooperation must be updated

Commercial tensions, increasing protectionism and a growing mistrust of the entities that design the architecture of global economics pose new challenges for those countries wishing to safeguard multilateralism as an instrument of cooperation.   Ivette Fernández   Lack of consensus among nations in adopting common policies to tackle climate change […]

Why are more businessmen going into politics?
Economy

Why are more businessmen going into politics?

———————————————————————— The world of politics has seen a sea change in recent years around exactly who is becoming involved in the field. The days of career politicians from wealthy families deciding the fate of those they represent is slowly changing. In its place, many business leaders are stepping into the […]