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Your daily briefing on the news

Posted on 16 September 2019 | 3:10 pm

Northern Ireland pins its hopes on a Brexit deal

Business is worried about the UK leaving the EU without an agreement

Posted on 16 September 2019 | 2:16 pm

ECB committed to its inflation target, says its chief economist

Philip Lane stresses at Bloomberg event ‘clear’ case for monetary policy response

Posted on 16 September 2019 | 12:35 pm

Forget trade war, a 20% move implies real war

A 20 per cent move may be a regular occurrence in crypto markets, but in commodity markets it’s exceptional and potentially indicative of a point of no return. 

Posted on 16 September 2019 | 11:39 am

World Bank calls for agricultural productivity drive to cut poverty

Funding should be directed to R&D and helping farmers adopt new technologies, says report

Posted on 16 September 2019 | 10:00 am

Fed wrestles with trade war and Saudi oil uncertainty

A potential oil shock will add to problems policymakers already face assessing economic risks

Posted on 16 September 2019 | 9:16 am

Trump’s targeting of Vietnam is misguided

Hanoi’s ability to avoid Chinese tariffs is limited by its small scale

Posted on 16 September 2019 | 9:00 am

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Posted on 16 September 2019 | 7:45 am

EM central banks most dovish since financial crisis

Monetary authorities are reacting to faltering growth

Posted on 16 September 2019 | 3:00 am

Chinese industrial output growth weakens again in August

Posted on 16 September 2019 | 2:35 am

Chinese groups turn seller to shed $40bn in global assets

Formerly acquisitive companies unwind portfolios, with US divestments soaring

Posted on 15 September 2019 | 8:30 pm

Central bank meetings, Israeli elections, Brexit

Start every week on the front foot with a preview of what’s on the global agenda

Posted on 15 September 2019 | 2:56 pm

Trade gloom drives French and German divergence

Domestic strength proves a boon for France, while Germany’s exports suffer

Posted on 15 September 2019 | 11:05 am

How China dodged a trade war recession

Tariff shock was offset by devaluation and a judicious easing in domestic policy

Posted on 15 September 2019 | 11:00 am

Japan has its own form of populism

Government spending helps contain discontent but is becoming unsustainable

Posted on 15 September 2019 | 11:00 am

Survey underscores US scepticism on climate change

Level of denial is five times as high as fellow big carbon emitters China and India

Posted on 15 September 2019 | 4:00 am

Brussels eases off on plans to rewrite fiscal rule book

Eurozone finance ministers at odds on how to make framework simpler

Posted on 14 September 2019 | 2:08 pm

Week ahead: Federal Reserve, Bank of England, Brexit

Posted on 13 September 2019 | 9:38 pm

Johnson plans to force Brexit deal in 10-day blitz

Brussels talks show signs of progress over contentious Irish backstop

Posted on 13 September 2019 | 8:30 pm

Kristalina Georgieva: a tenacious talent to lead the IMF

The Bulgarian from the World Bank is set to manage the global lender of last resort

Posted on 13 September 2019 | 3:20 pm

Draghi faces chorus of criticism over fresh stimulus

Succession of ECB council members speak out on negative rates and bond-buying

Posted on 13 September 2019 | 3:09 pm

Fed prepares for tough balancing act

Central bank under pressure to appease the market without overcommitting

Posted on 13 September 2019 | 1:06 pm

IMF’s $5bn payment to Argentina at risk of delay

Central bank has lost more than $15bn in reserves as companies rush to buy dollars

Posted on 13 September 2019 | 1:06 pm

China to exempt some US pork and soy imports from tariffs

Move marks latest goodwill gesture ahead of October trade talks

Posted on 13 September 2019 | 11:35 am

Eurozone wages accelerate to swiftest pace in a decade

Germany drives increase as tight labour market pushes companies to raise salaries

Posted on 13 September 2019 | 9:49 am

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