September 28, 2021

The music industry is booming and can afford to give artists a fairer deal

Big labels are making big money from streaming.
September 27, 2021

Truck driver shortage won’t be solved by quick fix visas – here are three ways forward

Three ways the government could address the lorry driver shortage with longer-term solutions.
September 27, 2021

Prosecco or prošek? The EU battle between Italy and Croatia over wine branding

Croatia is seeking EU protection for its ancient dessert wine prošek. Prosecco makers are having none of it, however.
September 24, 2021

Why the UK’s ambitious plans for a trade deal with the US have been shelved

Joe Biden seems to have little appetite for closer economic ties.
September 24, 2021

Uranium: what the explosion in prices means for the nuclear industry

As WallStreetBets traders begin to eye stocks linked to the radioactive metal, there could be a major bubble in the offing.
September 23, 2021

Merkel’s caution has made Germany the great economic underachiever of our times

Germany was steady under its longstanding chancellor, but also stagnant.
September 21, 2021

Energy crisis: creating lots of small suppliers was always a bad idea – now taxpayers will foot the bill

Dozens of energy suppliers could go bust in the coming months.
September 21, 2021

Collateralised loan obligations: why these obscure products could cause the next global financial crisis

CLOs are said to be far safer than the derivatives that nearly brought down the global banking system in 2007 – but the cracks are beginning to show.
September 21, 2021

How clothing giants Gap and Benetton once ruled the fashion high street

How the big brands made it.
September 20, 2021

‘New winter of discontent could be hard to avoid’: economic expert Q&A on the crises facing Britain

Energy prices, unemployment, inflation – it’s all looking a bit 1978. And that’s without COVID.
September 17, 2021

Investing in sport is still good business for big companies (and vital for fans too)

Sponsorship is key to holding some of the most popular events in the world.
September 17, 2021

A football World Cup every two years? An expert runs the numbers

More cups, more goals, more money?