Oil Prices

From Reuters: Oil falls due to caution over first phase of U.S.-China trade deal Oil prices fell more than 2% on Monday as scant details about the first phase of a trade deal between the United States and China undercut optimism over a U.S.-Sino thaw that had helped lift crude markets by 2% at the […]


Making profit should not now be the primary goal of a business: being net-zero carbon should be

The Guardian has reported as part of its Polluters series that: Companies and industries that are not moving towards zero-carbon emissions will be punished by investors and go bankrupt, the governor of the Bank of England has warned. Mark Carney also told the Guardian it was possible that the global transition needed to tackle the climate crisis could […]


4 strategies for investing in emerging markets

Emerging markets were the darling of investors as recently as the winter of 2019, but now find themselves once again as unloved as wearing white after Labor Day. The asset class has suffered under a barrage of tweets, tariffs and uncertainty: The MSCI Emerging Markets Index is down 19% from its January 2018 peak, while […]