LONDON — As Greece’s debt troubles batter the euro, Britain has done its utmost to stay above the fray.
Multi-family housing could be an interesting counterintuitive idea. Yes, vacancy rates are still near alltime records and unemployment is still very high. And, yes we still believe the economy is on less than stable footing. However, this could be an interesting play.
Swollen with cash from fast-growing economies, many emerging-market companies are on the prowl for acquisitions. At the same time, their counterparts in the West — desperate for growth and often seeing few prospects at home — are opening their wallets to move into developing countries, trying to get at resources, new customers or both.
Offshore oil platforms operate at ever-greater depths
The success of genetically modified crops provides opportunities to win over their critics
The Obama administration told members of Congress to introduce a new 10 per cent limit on an individual bank’s share of overall liabilities on Wednesday as it sent a fleshed-out “Volcker rule” to Capitol Hill.
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