This year had been looking promising for oil as it enjoyed a bit of a bull-run, following on from the sell-off at the end of last year. That was until April when the price took a turn for the worse and a bearish correction took hold. This led to a big decline last week; featuring the worst day for oil in six months.
Ray Dalio is one of the most influential and successful investors of all time. On 7 May 2019, Ray Dalio took part in a Reddit AMA (‘Ask Me Anything’). Here are the highlights from the Q&A session.
Although countries manage their economies differently, they typically fall under one of these broad economic systems.
Since the last financial crisis, there has been a lot of monetary policy action. If another recession hits, will central banks be able to cope?
Economists are becoming increasingly worried about the systemic risk in these markets. Will these cause the next crisis?
Former Chairwoman of the Federal Reserve, Janet Yellen, appeared on the Brookings Institution podcast "Dollar & Sense" to discuss monetary policy, currencies, and manipulation.
The World Bank is one of the most powerful institutions in the world. But what is the World Bank and what does it actually do?
The World Bank is one of the most powerful economic institutions in the world, but what is it and what does it actually do?
The Federal Reserve bought a lot of mortgage-backed securities after the financial crisis. Will their reversal of this have a negative impact on the housing market?
Towards the end of 2018, something ominous emerged that market commentators and economists had been anticipating for a while... The US yield curve inverted! But what does this mean and [...]