An economist ponders the top question concerning those who control international capital flows.
The economic policy pendulum seems to be swinging away from laissez-faire to regulation.
Latest bombshells show the president in an increasingly vulnerable light.
China’s bonds have dropped for a third week on signs the central bank is tightening funding conditions and as economic data point to a stabilising economy.
Germany has issued a 10-year bond at a negative interest for the first time as fears about Brexit and economic worries cause investors to rush to the safety of German debt.
Investors have started paying for the privilege of owning German government bonds as fears of a Brexit and economic worries caused a rush to German debt.
The European Central Bank has bought €348m worth of corporate bonds on the first day of including company debt in its extended asset purchase programme.
Yields on South African government bonds have dropped to seven-week lows, pushed down by inflation data and a mini budget that went down well with investors.
Could millions of connected cameras, thermostats and kids' toys bring the internet to its knees? It's beginning to look that way.
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