EU trying to persuade France to back U.S. free trade talks today – all about shielding French language culture from Hollywood
Morgan Stanley looks at which EM countries most at risk from end of ultra-loose monetary policy – Brazil, Mexico, SAfrica, Turkey, Ukraine
Reuters has interviewed Czech central banker Janacek. It was a sinfonietta on how monetary policy should remain expansionary.
Apologies for geek tweet, but today is birthday of Thunderbird’s Parker – literally. It was set in future and he was born on May 30, 2013
Gist of the OECD today – Japan good, U.S. ok, China hmmm, euro zone pfah.
Some naughty European commissioners have been tweeting Commission decisions before they are public. It’s called breaking your own embargo
LONDON, May 17 (Reuters) – If Kat Edmonson ever becomes a
household name, she can put it down not just to her talent as a
jazz singer, but to some decidedly modern financing as well.
The 29-year-old Texan, an old-school chanteuse with a
contemporary lilt, has funded production of her second album via
a community workshop and through crowd-sourcing, essentially
getting the people who like her to pay for it.