Trade

chinese

We’re all Chinese now

March 16, 2020 8:50 am

The international coronavirus response marks a huge breakthrough moment for Chinese soft power

entrepreneurs

The antidote to virus panic is in the hands of entrepreneurs

March 12, 2020 12:43 pm

Forty-five years’ observation of markets has taught me to hold my breath and wait for the bounce

oil wars

The US is caught in the crossfire of the oil wars

March 12, 2020 11:18 am

Who will stand by America’s shale companies?

coronavirus money

Coronavirus’s biggest victim? Money

March 11, 2020 4:34 pm

Balancing the books hasn’t just gone out of fashion — it is treated as if it were some quaint tradition which died out long ago

market

Market hysteria is not all down to coronavirus

March 9, 2020 3:07 pm

An infectious disease has not previously caused a recession, at least not in modern times

brexit nanny

Britain must fight the EU’s nanny state urges

March 3, 2020 12:05 pm

Brexit means the world of regulation is about to face drastic changes

boris johnson trade

What does Britain want from a trade deal with the US?

March 2, 2020 1:47 pm

Unpacking the UK’s opening position

coronavirus crash

Could coronavirus really trigger the next crash?

February 29, 2020 11:08 am

There could well be a rapid catch-up in production

coronavirus recession

Three ways to stop a coronavirus recession

February 28, 2020 9:56 am

Central banks need to support the financial system

coronavirus

Coronavirus is a chance to buy cheaper — but it comes with a health warning

February 26, 2020 11:29 pm

Canny stock-pickers scan the pharmaceutical sector for claims of a first coronavirus vaccine

Coronavirus could be ‘black swan event’ that costs Trump the presidency

February 26, 2020 9:02 am

The disease could have already triggered a massive stock market correction that might affect his re-election

talks

How the deadlock can be broken in Britain’s trade talks with the EU

February 3, 2020 12:46 pm

The EU view is that any tariff free, quota free trade deal must include ‘robust commitments to ensure a level playing field’

post-brexit

How will post-Brexit Britain find its way in the world?

January 31, 2020 8:39 am

Those who believe Britain can only trade effectively with the nearest markets know little history

mike pompeo trade

Mike Pompeo: the UK will be ‘front of the line’ for a trade deal

January 30, 2020 9:53 am

Pompeo declared that the UK/US relationship was in a ‘fantastic place’

brexit

After Brexit

January 29, 2020 6:09 am

A US-Britain trade deal would be a boon for Boris Johnson and Donald Trump

trade war

There’s a long way to go before Trump can declare victory in his trade war

January 15, 2020 8:03 pm

The goodwill signaled by China’s concessions is perhaps more important than the concessions themselves

oil price hike

Why trouble in the Middle East no longer means an oil price hike

January 11, 2020 9:14 am

America is less dependent on the oil that comes out of the Middle East than at any point in modern times

xi

The Chinese trade deal is a Christmas gift to Xi

December 14, 2019 4:42 pm

The agreement doesn’t mark the end of the trade war. It is, at best, a truce

chinese tariffs

Trump’s Chinese tariffs are simply a scare tactic

December 13, 2019 5:37 pm

The president is often described as unpredictable, but he is really quite easy to read

wine brie

They may take our wine, but they’ll never take our brie-dom

December 4, 2019 8:19 am

Mr Trump, tear down this tariff

pandas

America should kidnap pandas to end the trade war

December 3, 2019 10:40 am

The downsides are low

us-uk

A US-UK free trade agreement will bring benefits on both sides of the Atlantic

November 28, 2019 12:03 am

Drugs, food, drink, fashion and media will all benefit from a US-UK trade deal

capitalism

Trump’s economic nationalism is an effort to save capitalism

November 12, 2019 12:32 pm

America needs to harness capitalism as successfully as China has

germany berlin

Berlin on the brink

November 11, 2019 11:57 am

Germany’s economic ills could have far-reaching effects

inside-traders

Are inside-traders profiting from the US-China trade war?

October 17, 2019 7:21 am

Conspiracy theorists have pointed out a number of large trades conducted at highly opportune moments