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Countries scaled to the size of their stock markets

This brilliant map shows countries scaled to the size of their stock markets. buff.ly/1Lnvlqf http://t.co/AyoV77nZWe
Ninja Economics (@NinjaEconomics) August 21, 2015

Financial Economics

Have central banks made the rich richer?

The question above has been posed this morning by Paul Marshall of Marshall Wace in the Financial Times. He quickly addresses one of the themes of this website. 1,472 more words

General Economics

Wall St. ends sharply down on global growth concerns

The S&P 500 closed at more than a five-month low and in negative territory for the year on Thursday on concerns a deceleration in the Chinese economy would translate into slower global growth. 28 more words


Why Were So Many Chinese Company Stocks Suspended? - Bank loans against stocks

At least 1,331 companies have halted trading on China’s mainland exchanges, freezing $2.6 trillion of shares, or about 40 percent of the country’s market value, Bloomberg News… 378 more words


'Gift Horse' by Hans Haacke

A plinth statue, named ‘Gift Horse’, standing on Wednesday 1st July 2015, in Trafalgar Square was created by Hans Haacke (b. 1935 in Cologne). The statue, which was unveiled by the Mayor of London, Boris Johnson, displays the latest share price of United Kingdom FTSE 100 companies.