Pollaxed – How Polls Are Shaping the Markets They Measure

In a previous article we discussed a rather dramatic clash between traders and politicians here in the UK. That was Black Wednesday, also known as the first Brexit, and it was set in motion by Helmut Schlesinger (then president of the German Bundesbank – the country’s central bank). In an interview, Helmut suggested a dramatic change of direction by the UK Government…

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Accounting for Climate Change: Implications for the Financial Sector

Could climate change pose an existential threat to the finance sector? We see observable shifts occurring in nature year-on-year, yet we still have only limited knowledge of the full ramifications that climate change could have on the sector that underpins society. Today we’ll be looking at the potential implications of climate change on global finance. …

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