(Kitco News) - Gold prices ended the U.S. day session modestly lower Tuesday, on some profit taking from the shorter-term futures traders and on a technical correction after poking..
(Kitco News) - Gold prices are modestly lower in early U.S. trading Tuesday, on some profit taking from the shorter-term futures traders and on a technical correction after poking ..
Despite the uncertainty linked to Brexit and a sluggish real estate market, London remains the world’s most sought-after global city for ultra-high-net-worth buyers. The British ca..
Diageo is scheduled to report its half yearly earnings, for the six months ended December 2016, on January 26. Impressive growth is anticipated in the first half, of over 16% in th..
Marine Le Pen, leader of the French National Front, at a meeting in Koblenz, Germany, on Saturday, Jan. 21, 2017. Le Pen has pledged to leave the euro if she wins the Preside..
The political and social scene is changing in Europe. This change did not start with Brexit, but the UK’s decision to leave the Eurozone was the most visible sign and it added rock..
In a 2014 interview with then Baker McKenzie (BM) chair, Eduardo Leite, we discussed several aspects of the business engine driving the firm’s success: their governance model, stra..
Last week, UK prime Minister Theresa May provided businesses with clarity of a sort when she ruled out continued 'membership' of the single market as part of any post-Brexit settle..
Haters gonna hate. But hating Russia as investment story this year might prove as unproductive as it did in 2016, when the Russian small to mid-cap index rose over 95%. And now tha..
2016 was the year the world was introduced to the alt-right and it's rampant electoral success. Victories for the far-right in Brexit, Trump and almost in Austria surprised the est..
The sales and earnings reports for fourth quarter 2016 are eagerly anticipated by the financial and retail communities. Earnings, I think, are going to be at the low end of expecta..
That Britain is leaving the European Union, that Brexit process, is something we know about. We were also told by the outgoing President, Barack Obama, that if this happened then B..
As business, policy, and technology leaders gathered at the annual World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland this year, the rise of populism with Brexit in the UK and the election..
Investors cheered the inauguration of Donald Trump on Friday, sending stocks higher in anticipation of his administration's pro-growth policies. Trump began signing executive ..
British politician Nigel Farage was the first British politician to meet with Donald Trump following the 2016 election. (Kena Betancur/AFP/Getty Images) Nigel Farage, the former Un..
Nick Dearden of Global Justice Now has treated us to his thoughts on trade treaties. And what comes through most powerfully is his own confusion about how such things work. For he'..
President-elect Donald Trump is about to become one of the most powerful men on earth. The constant stream of controversies during and post Trump's presidential election campaign g..
This article was originally published at Stratfor.com. Editor's Note: The Global Affairs column is curated by Stratfor's board of contributors, a diverse group ..
When I first moved to California in 1990, I was told by Stanford’s campus housing people to keep an earthquake emergency box on hand at all times. Its contents included a radio, fl..
Wind turbines, of the Block Island Wind Farm, the first US offshore wind farm, tower above the water off the shores of Rhode Island. DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images Every January, Mich..
After my 20 years of ascending the “Magic Mountain” of Davos every January, one might run the risk of thinking that the world will continue in the future as it has in the past. Oft..
An Amazon Kiva robot, which helps fill orders by bringing shelves of merchandise to Amazon Associates, navigates an Amazon Fulfillment Center on February 13, 2015 in DuPont, Washin..
The new year is here, and 2017 has the potential to dramatically alter the tax policy climate in both the United States and Europe. Most obviously, the incoming Trump adminis..
Urgently required: Anyone with more than a passing knowledge of negotiating. Ebayers, poker players, Pez dispenser swappers, used car salesmen, sports agents all welcome applicants..
British Prime Minister Theresa May has confirmed that the Gulf countries are hoping to sign a free trade deal with the UK, in a major speech outlining the core principles the UK wi..
Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May gestures as she delivers a speech on leaving the European Union at Lancaster House in London, Tuesday, Jan. 17, 2017. (AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesw..
Over the last three decades, most investors have averaged a measly 3.69% return, while the S&P 500 had an 11.11% average annual return. The good news, however, is that muc..
The Prime Minister, Theresa May, is to make a speech today in which she will say that Britain is going to be leaving the Single Market. That is, that Brexit is going to be hard Bre..
It is with a certain comic irony that the annual global getaway of the world's movers and shakers has chosen Xi Jinping as the herald of global capitalism. "Help me, Xi Jinping, yo..
Netherland's Prime minister Mark Rutte addresses the media as he arrives for a European Union leaders summit in Brussels on December 15, 2016. (EMMANUEL DUNAND/AFP/Getty Imag..
Another in our growing list of proofs that markets really do work. Over the weekend there have been several statements leading to jitters about how "hard" Brexit is going to become..
Donald Trump's first interview was with Michael Gove, the former British Justice Secretary and journalist for The Times. There wasn't all that much surprising in the interview even..