Life In The Arts Lane - Week 130 - Prepping And Packing For An Art Fair

Thomas Woodham Smith | Posted 01.11.2016 | UK Entertainment
Thomas Woodham Smith

The tension starts to rise a week or so before any fair. No matter how often I exhibit I never can be completely blithe about the process. Back in my ...

Investing in Interesting Trump Times

Andy Langenkamp | Posted 23.07.2017 | UK
Andy Langenkamp

Political risk here to stay Many investors detest uncertainty. For good reason; change breeds unpredictability. Politics is a source of great insecur...

8 Deserving Women Jeb Bush Could Put On A $10 Dollar Bill Instead Of Margaret Thatcher

The Huffington Post UK | Sophie Brown | Posted 17.09.2015 | UK

US Republican Presidential-hopeful Jeb Bush has said that Margaret Thatcher should have her face featured on the $10 note. He was among 10 other ca...

General Election Could Cause Volatile Markets

Angus Campbell | Posted 31.05.2015 | UK
Angus Campbell

This makes the coming weeks potentially rather dangerous for investors and traders as geopolitical uncertainty increases. Already we have been seeing an uptick in volatility, not just in sterling, but across FX markets as a whole and if the result from the General Election continues to look like there is going to be no clear winner then things could become even more volatile.

China's Stealth Move in the Currency Wars

Will Bancroft | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK
Will Bancroft

Five years on from the Great Financial Crisis and whilst it might feel like little's changed for us as individuals, different nations and their central banks are engaged in heated currency wars. In a race for exports and to inflate away huge debts it often looks like a game to print as fast as you can.

Euro Hits 16-Month Low Against Dollar Amid Renewed Debt Fears

Huffington Post UK | Peter Guest | Posted 05.01.2012 | UK

The euro fell to 15-month lows against the pound and 16-month lows against the dollar on Thursday and could fall further, analysts said, as investors'...

Your Economic Questions Answered

Nick Abbot | Posted 18.10.2011 | UK Comedy
Nick Abbot

At the time of writing this, there was a panic in the international finance community. At the time of reading this, there may not BE an international ...

No Reprieve as FTSE 100 Drops

The Huffington Post | Paul Vale | Posted 08.10.2011 | UK

Despite an early morning rally, the FTSE 100 has dropped by more than 3 per cent, following the turmoil of last week's financial crisis. The slump...