30 December 2016: A new cold war?

On Thursday, US President Barack Obama posed sanctions on Russian companies and expelled dozens of suspected intelligence operatives from the U.S. It is a punishment for the alleged involvement of Ru... Read More

29 December 2016: Italy, Italy…

Last weekend, the Italian government decided to rescue the oldest bank in the world, Banca Monte dei Paschi di Siena. European rules dictate that bond holders must contribute to the rescue operation. ... Read More

28 December 2016: Consumer confidence

Consumer confidence in the US reached the highest level in fifteen years. It was the expected confidence in particular that reached this level. Perceived confidence was somewhat lower than during the ... Read More