The battered pound has notched up its best two-week performance in eight years after the surprise US election result took investor focus off the UK’s Brexit challenges.
Britain is in store for a hard Brexit that will hit the UK economy and lay bare the deep divisions in British society, a leading ratings agency has warned.
The International Energy Agency (IEA) has highlighted the significant tasks ahead for OPEC if the oil cartel is to freeze or cut its production.
One of the US' major banks has today revised down its economic outlook for 2017 following Donald Trump's surprise triumph in the US presidential elections.
Billionaire Carl Icahn called the surprise win by U.S. President-elect Donald Trump "a step in the right direction" on Wednesday.
President-elect Trump campaigned on a promise to transform the American economy. Here's how he plans to pull it off.
Over the weeks and months ahead, markets will watch Fed Chair Janet Yellen and President-elect Donald Trump to see if she resigns, he asks her to resign or they find a way to coexist.
Donald Trump’s victory in the US presidential elections will have implications for the whole global economy.
Donald Trump's historic victory in the U.S. presidential elections has pushed up prices for the digital currency bitcoin.
The debate about house prices is reignited on Mondayamid claims by Britain's biggest property website that prices for homes have come "off the boil".
Bank of England chief economist Andrew Haldane has put himself on a collision course with Mark Carney, the Bank’s governor, by suggesting policymakers may be forced to slash interest rates to zero in the coming months to tackle the looming risk of deflation.
Oil prices have reached their highest level in a year amid hopes in financial markets that the Opec cartel will make a deal to curb crude production stick.
We are long overdue for a recession - and it will be much worse than 2008, says Michael Pento.
Insights from a prominent Bitcoin commentator that global powers are beginning to feel threatened by cryptocurrencies.
Retail industries set to enjoy a prosperous short-term future…
Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen defended the central bank's policy course, saying the central bank was trying to be as consistent as possible considering the difficulty of the task at hand.
The London housing market stumbled in July as sales dropped and inquiries fell at their fastest rate since the onset of the credit crisis, in a further sign that the UK property market is cooling.
London’s economic output per person is more than double the average across the rest of the UK, according to new figures that underscore the challenge facing ministers as they vow to tackle the UK’s entrenched regional inequality.
President-elect Donald Trump touted holiday spending and a strong stock market in a tweet on Monday evening.
The US economy grew faster than previously thought in the third quarter of 2016, to post the fastest rate of quarterly growth in two years.