The oil price was on a downward trajectory for most of August. The trend continued well into last week with Brent rebounding slightly on Friday afternoon.
August 20, 2018
The rapid depreciation of the Turkish lira kept global markets aghast over the last few days. The currency had lost more than 45 percent of its value against the US dollar since the beginning of the year. The most recent, very steep downward trajectory had partially political reasons.
August 16, 2018
The CEO of Munich Re, Joachim Wenning, announced in a guest editorial in the German daily newspaper Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung on Monday that his reinsurance company would no longer support or re-insure coal.
August 07, 2018