Wednesday, August 12, 2020

May’s Brexit plan was a disaster

Polly Toynbee Theresa May’s statement to the Commons and her letter to the people are profoundly dishonest. This dutiful vicar’s daughter is not telling the...

Should you buy ASX bank share for 8.3pc dividend?

Sebastian Bowen This ASX bank’s share price is up almost 15% for this year so far, and up more than 20% if you include...

Across Trump’s America, the grassroots are growing radical

DD GUTTENPLAN Depending on which media you consume, Donald Trump will either leave office in handcuffs – or coast to a second term. Making sense...

Congress must not cede its authority to raise debt

PAUL WINFREE Last Friday Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin asked Congress to increase the debt limit. And so begins another contentious debate. Throughout our nation’s history, Americans...

Compliance will kill the bank

I was talking with a banker at a recent conference, and was surprised by his attitude. He’s not worried about Amazon, Google or Alibaba;...

The fall of the economists’ empire

Robert Skidelsky The historian Norman Stone, who died in June, always insisted that history students learn foreign languages. Language gives access to a people’s culture,...

Cyber security: a complex behaviour problem?

BIJU DOMINIC The wars of the 21st century will be to capture, manipulate or destroy others’ data. Digital systems powering organizations and nations around the...

Don’t put your valuables in the bank

MATT LEVINE Banks are places to store your money, but not really. Not literally. It’s not like you hand your money to the teller and...

US commission needed for Indo-Pacific strategy

Kent Wang In July 2018, US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo announced $113 million for new economic and energy initiatives to flesh out the administration’s...

Trump weakens China’s currency, cries foul

Jon Healey The Dow Jones industrial average went on a 900-point freefall Monday after China allowed its currency, the yuan, to weaken beyond the seven-to-a-dollar...

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