Brexit latest. UK Election called for 12th December.Read more
The G20 summit, held in London in April 2009, attempted to address the immediate global financial crisis by agreeing an injection of an extra $750b into the global economy, as well as putting in place a regulatory system capable of preventing such a crisis occurring again.
A new Financial Stability Board was proposed, to provide an early warning system of problems in global financial markets, and, working closely with a reformed IMF, it's aim is to regulate all important aspects of the global financial system. In particular, hedge funds will be subject to closer scrutiny and regulation.
UK economy contracts by 0.2% in 2nd quarter of 2019.Read more
Regulators find leading model agencies guilty of price fixing.Read more
Costs and benefits of customs unions.Read more
Savings ratio falls to lowest level on record.Read more