Portugal: Bright Spot

Portugal is posting economic growth ahead of the EU average, but a high debt load and unmet needs for public investment signal lingering risks.

China: A Bad Time For Trade Wars

The US-China trade war comes atop an economic slowdown and a potential debt crisis. Increasing consumption and innovation remain China’s key challenges.

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World’s Largest Companies 2019

The largest companies in the world are getting bigger. Global Finance has selected two of the most respected and renowned rankings of company size and checked them against market capitalization data to provide a comprehensive picture of which global brands are the biggest.

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More and more families are accumulating enough wealth to need not just a private banker, but a whole flock of them, growing the ranks of family offices.

Keep Calm And Invest On

Sometimes jittery markets can make wealthy clients panic. Those are the times when private bankers really earn their fees.