China’s ‘The Belt and Road’ plan is an economic initiative that if successful, will change the world’s geopolitical centre of gravity. China will be lifted from a regional to a global power.Read more
Oil – ‘Black gold’. Economies have been made and broken by it and wars fought over it.
It is essential in many products ranging from energy, transport, plastics to fertilisers.
This black gold is so fundamental to a modern economy that it can also play a crucial role in geopolitical rivalries.Read more
Market reaction to UK Prime Minister Theresa May’s statement that the Brexit negotiations are at an impasse was swift this afternoon.
The pound fell against the Euro during May’s statement and currently remains under pressure.