Axed News Weekly (27 Aug – 31 Aug)

Markets respond to slowing global economic recovery
The S&P 500 fell 0.5% as slowing global economic recovery overshadowed speculations that the Federal Reserve may introduce new stimulus measures while the Stoxx Europe 600 added 0.5% after the positive remarks by the chairman of the Federal Reserve. The MSCI Asia Pacific Index slipped 2.1% as reports from Japan, China and South Korea signaled a deepening economic slowdown. US crude oil rose 0.7% after a volatile trading week.


The lesser known emerging markets such as Indonesia and Poland who quite possibly could significantly challenge the domain of the BRICs.

Is the Chinese economy due for a hard landing? Not necessarily

 An article looks at Europe’s 4% Solution

Problems in China, it’s internal political division and it’s impact on policy

An article takes a look at Libor’s Trillion-Dollar Question

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