John Stepek

John Stepek is the editor of the best-selling financial publication in the UK, MoneyWeek.

Articles by John Stepek

OK, drama’s over. The French election has turned out pretty much exactly as expected. For all that some of the papers are leading with “French revolution” headlines, the reality is that a face-off between the right-wing Marine Le Pen of...
“If the question is when markets will recover, a first-pass answer is never.” I have to feel sorry for Paul Krugman. The Nobel prizewinning economist was clearly gutted by Donald Trump’s victory. Yet he also managed to sum up in that one...
Central banks have got the economy and markets covered. They know what they’re doing. Their theories are backed up by decades of academic research and expert advice.
Gold is still being mined and refined at the rate of almost 2,600 tonnes per year.