The Great Debate UK

Eerie calm before Britain’s election

May 5, 2010

– James Saft is a Reuters columnist. The opinions expressed are his own –

To look at sterling and gilts, you would hardly know that Britain is sailing into a general election which will likely deliver a weaker government with a diminished ability, if not will, to grapple with high debts, an uncertain role in the global economy and an aging population.

Breaking up banks is no silver bullet

By Hugo Dixon
May 4, 2010

– Hugo Dixon is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are his own –