Three-year rolling numbers 'worst period'
Donald Trump's style may be direct and unpredictable, but the rediscovery of a belief in leadership should help boost animal spirits, consumer confidence and the economy, argues Richard Woolnough, manager of the M&G Optimal Income fund.
Up from 1.2% in November
Another volatile day expected for sterling
Hints at more hawkish tone
Though exit process could 'amplify' other risk areas
World Economic Forum calls for 'fundamental reform' to capitalism as populism enters top global risks
'Increasing polarisation of societies'
First TV interview of 2017
Predicted economic shock
FOMC December minutes
Global EMs biggest turnaround story in 2016
Round-up of events towards end of December
Outlook for the year ahead
Up from 0.5%
Third-largest bank in Italy
Report by Treasury Committee
Govt should adopt 'whole economy' approach
Four factors which investors should consider
Economists round up the year and look ahead to 2017
The press conference was actually more interesting than the decision itself, which was widely expected and well telegraphed by the Federal Reserve, but the chairman insisted on two elements which are worthy of attention.
November inflation at two-year high
First rate rise in a year
Second rate rise since December 2015