In the second quarter of this year, global equity markets registered their best quarterly performance in two decades. What was behind this record-breaking rebound? A number of explanations appeared possible.
Increasing valuations have been the main driver of stock market returns since Covid-19, but when we look over the past five years, we find a different set of drivers.
Twelve years on from the financial crisis, inflation hawks are back. They were proved wrong then, but could this time be different? In part three of our mini-series on the source of the next crisis, we explore the extent to which inflation poses a risk to the global economy and financial stability.
The pandemic is fast-tracking change in corporate Japan.
There is nothing like getting your ass kicked to get things into perspective!”
I am not what I am."
William Shakespeare, Othello, Act 1, scene 1, believed to have been written in 1603.
...in the present state of things in England, the people who do most harm are the people who try to do most good."