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High Street Christmas results: the good, the bad and the ugly

The Good:  Morrisons Shares in the troubled supermarket chain rose over 10 percent on Wednesday, after a Christmas trading statement showed a 0.2 percent rise in...

How to change lives AND make money: bringing solar bonds to...

Dutch investment firm Oikocredit International are working with London-based solar power start-up BBOXX to turn solar power into an asset class and bring energy to parts...

Remitsy: the new alternative to expensive, slow international payments

The last couple of years have seen Fintech companies soar - especially those that are challenging traditional banks in areas of weakness. One such company...

Is China on the brink of collapse?

China has been growing steadily over the last couple of years, helped by market manipulation and a large economic stimulus programme. However, the 'Great...

Profile: Zhou Xiaochuan, controversial governor of China’s central bank

Born in 1948, Zhou Xiaochuan has come a long way from the rebellious teenager on a state farm during China's Cultural Revolution; he is...

For better or worse: economic forecast for 2016

A week into 2016 and the financial markets are off to a less than prosperous start; two trading suspensions on the Chinese markets, the...
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Yuan or Renminbi: which is correct?

China has once again taken centre-stage in global economics, after a shock devaluation of their currency ended with the suspension of Chinese markets for...

Is this the end of the stock market as we know...

2015 saw the increased use of crowdfunding and private investment in Fintech firms - but also a decrease of IPOs and trades on the stock...

2016: A bear’s guide

The US bull market will enter its seventh year in 2016, having restored some $15 trillion to share prices since 2009. At 82 months,...

Giveaway entrepreneur wins approval from the Den’s toughest Dragon

Starting your own company can be difficult; but when your business impresses even the toughest of Dragons, you know you're on the right track. This...