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Martin Wolf on the economy in 2023

The FT’s chief economics commentator discusses some of 2022’s biggest stories — inflation, the war in Ukraine, climate change — and how they might impact events next year

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Former FTX chief charged with fraud

Global stocks climb after cooler than expected US inflation data

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Economic and political woes pile up for UK

In today’s newsletter: Microsoft buys stake in London Stock Exchange, European parliament corruption scandal and US ‘banking deserts’

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Cautionary Tales – The Company That Cancelled Christmas

More than 100,000 families – many of them amongst the poorest in Britain – put money aside for Christmas gifts and other seasonal treats in a savings club called Farepak. It wasn’t a bank, and it wasn’t great value for money…

logo.png  By NB  Dec 9, 2022