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Mark Carney warns EU faces financial drought if it cuts off UK overnight - but cautions Trump, China and debt could knock us off course

By Tim Wallace
The Telegraph

30 NOVEMBER 2016 • 10:28AM

The European Union desperately needs finance from Britain and will face severe knocks to its economy if  member nations do not agree to a transitional period to give banks and finance firms time to adapt to Brexit, Mark Carney has warned. 992 more words

Why Trump? Why Brexit? Capital Myopia and Inequality in Society

There are three types of inequality in society, one is the natural way some people are able to engage in economic and highly productive activity more than others, the second is the distribution of ownership – those who own more by inheritance or gross fortuity, and the other is how some people are exploited and get less than they ‘deserve’. 2,693 more words

Freedom Feed Em in Wirksworth

Freedom Feed Em is an event in Wirksworth that’s all about the food and the people. Each month one of the group will volunteer to be that months’ cook, either as a team or individually – there’s always a few people happy to help out in the kitchen. 691 more words

Lifestyle

Campaign Big Awards - Gold Winner for Harvey Nicols

I love this quirky wee ad for Harvey Nicholls using real footage of shoplifters in their store and with a magical sound track and great animation. 34 more words

Advertising

4 Oct 2016 (AFR) - China's crunch - The brutal impact of China's credit crunch

(4 October 2016, AFR, p36, by: Lisa Murray, Angus Grigg)

‘It was the most peculiar of demonstrations. On a Saturday afternoon in Shanghai, protesters angry about the collapse of hundreds of investment schemes stood largely silent in the city’s main square. 71 more words

1.Market Observations

“I don’t know what London’s coming to — the higher the buildings the lower the morals.” (Noël Coward)

It was the autumn equinox last week here in the UK, which means summer for us is officially over and everyone’s back at work. For this reason I thought I’d look at the theme of London as it’s where I live and work, alongside eleventy-million others. 1,747 more words

Books

The Iron Floor Under UK Property Prices - And When You Should Invest Again

The price of property is what someone is willing to pay for it. Or so the saying goes.But what determines the price that someone will pay?Well, until recently this was limited not by a capacity to pay – but by a willingness to chase up prices. 990 more words