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  1. March 20, 2012

    US economic model broken, says survey

    Almost two-thirds of working-age adults believe the US economic model “no longer works for the majority of Americans”...

  2. FT Alphaville

    February 9, 2012

    Pink picks

    Comment, analysis, and other offerings from Thursday’s FT, John Gapper: Don’t put venture capital at risk Venture capital is...

  1. February 8, 2012

    Watch out as sovereigns eye company cash piles

    Much has been written about how the developed world must tackle its structural budget deficits. But the link that remains to...

  2. January 29, 2012

    Hordes of hoarders

    Call it the $1,700bn problem. Companies in the US are flush with cash and are paying out a smaller proportion of their...

  3. Martin Wolf's Exchange

    December 5, 2011

    Understanding sectoral balances for the UK

    I wrote a column on November 24 2011 entitled “Why cutting fiscal deficits is an assault on profits”. My point was...

  4. May 4, 2010

    More sensible if Germany were to re-adopt D-Mark

    From Mr Richard Kidd. Sir, Germany wants a strong euro for well-known historical reasons and has suggested that Greece might...

  5. FT Alphaville

    March 3, 2010

    Pink Picks

    Comment, analysis and other offerings from Wednesday’s FT, William White: We need a Plan B to curb the debt headwinds...

  6. March 2, 2010

    Corporate recovery could take investors by surprise

    Three years ago we lived in a world that thought it had tamed macroeconomic volatility through independent central banks and...

  7. November 9, 2009

    Insight: Corporates hold key to recovery

    It might be heresy but what if the credit crunch turns out to be more of a supply shock than a demand shock? While markets...

  8. August 6, 2009

    The Short View

    Tomorrow, Wall Street enters into the time-honoured and often silly ritual of non-farm payrolls. Every fourth Friday, the...

  9. August 5, 2009

    Short View: US jobs data

    On Friday, Wall Street enters into the time-honoured and often silly ritual of non-farm payrolls. Every fourth Friday, the...

  10. June 11, 2009

    Policymakers' tricky route to exit door

    Two words have started doing the rounds of the world's financial markets a lot earlier than expected: "exit strategy". As...

  11. June 10, 2009

    Policymakers’ tricky route to exit door

    Two words have started doing the rounds of the world’s financial markets a lot earlier than expected: “exit strategy”. As...

  12. February 17, 2009

    Washington needs to stress-test its balance sheet

    From Mr Willem Thorbecke. Sir, David Bowers discusses how investors last summer feared a return to high inflation as vendor...

  13. February 11, 2009

    Insight: Getting the crisis story right

    Everyone loves a good long-term narrative, but the failure to prepare for cyclical departures from any trend can cost...

  14. December 3, 2008

    View of the Day: Bad medicine

    Policymakers are usually accused of doing too little too late – but what if they are doing too much too soon, asks David...

  15. October 15, 2008

    Insight: Policymakers need to ease cross-border flows

    The credit crunch threatens the lifeblood of globalisation by constricting access to private sector cross-border capital...

  16. FT Alphaville

    August 14, 2008

    Merrill survey sees world downturn

    A global recession is widely expected by fund managers as the credit crunch marks its anniversary by mutating from a...

  17. August 13, 2008

    Merrill survey sees world downturn

    A global recession is widely expected by fund managers as the credit crunch marks its anniversary by mutating from a...

  18. August 13, 2008

    Fund managers forecast global recession

    A global recession is widely expected by fund managers as the credit crunch marks its first anniversary by mutating from a...

  19. July 17, 2008

    Investors flee from emerging market equities

    Investors are deserting emerging market equities, leaving them less popular than US shares for the first time in seven...

  20. April 23, 2008

    Surging oil price provides unsettling backdrop

    Surging oil prices provided an unsettling backdrop for financial markets yesterday as the dollar sank to a lifetime low...

  21. April 22, 2008

    Overview: Oil surge unsettles financial markets

    Surging oil prices provided an unsettling backdrop for financial markets on Tuesday as the dollar sank to a lifetime low...

  22. April 16, 2008

    More fund managers believe dollar undervalued

    Half of global fund managers consider the dollar to be undervalued, according to a new survey published as the US currency...

  23. April 4, 2008

    US economic reports prove to be unsettling

    Financial markets endured a nervous session yesterday as mixed reports on the US economy ratcheted up investor tensions...

  24. April 3, 2008

    Overview: Equities drift in uncertain trading

    Financial markets endured a nervous session on Thursday as mixed reports on the US economy ratcheted up investor tensions...

  25. March 19, 2008

    Fund managers get prepared for stagflation

    More than three-quarters of global fund managers are braced for stagflation this year, expecting low growth and above-trend...

  26. March 14, 2008

    Plummeting dollar a big headache for pegged currencies

    The collapse of the US dollar, which suffered another sharp fall yesterday, is causing growing difficulties for economies...

  27. March 13, 2008

    Plummeting dollar headache for pegged currencies

    The collapse of the dollar, which suffered another sharp fall on Thursday, is causing growing difficulties for economies...

  28. March 4, 2008

    Economy fears put dollar at new lows

    The US dollar fell to an all-time low against the euro yesterday, oil surged to a fresh high, and Asian and European shares...

  29. March 4, 2008

    Dollar at low on economy worries

    The US dollar fell to an all-time low against the euro yesterday, oil surged to new highs and Asian and European shares...

  30. March 3, 2008

    Dollar at low on economy worries

    The US dollar fell to an all-time low against the euro Monday, oil surged to new highs and Asian and European shares slipped...

  31. February 13, 2008

    Risk aversion hits highest levels

    Risk aversion among fund managers has reached the highest level in more than seven years, and almost a third of managers...

  32. January 29, 2008

    US recession worries hit Asia and Europe hard

    European and Asian stock markets saw further heavy falls yesterday as worries about a US recession continued to erode...

  33. January 28, 2008

    Overview: US recession worries hit Asia and Europe

    European and Asian stock markets suffered further heavy falls on Monday as worries about a US recession continued to erode...

  34. January 17, 2008

    Equities heading for bear territory

    As investors mull over the recent tumble in equity prices, Merrill Lynch strategists in London yesterday had further bad...

  35. January 17, 2008

    Equities heading for bear territory

    As investors mull over the recent tumble in equity prices, Merrill Lynch strategists in London yesterday had further bad...

  36. January 16, 2008

    World equities heading for bear territory

    As investors mull over the recent tumble in equity prices, Merrill Lynch strategists in London on Wednesday had further bad...

  37. December 20, 2007

    Fund manager gloom on profits

    Fund managers will keep faith with the theory of economic "decoupling" in 2008 amid mounting expectations of a heightened...

  38. October 18, 2007

    October still the cruellest month

    October, a month crowned by Halloween, is a time when equity investors have often been spooked. In both 1929 and 1987, the...

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