What Trump’s ‚elevator screamers’ tweet tells us

What Trump’s ‚elevator screamers’ tweet tells us

Image copyright Getty Images Donald Trump has run hot and cold in his attitude toward the controversy swirling around his appointment of Brett Kavanaugh to the US Supreme Court. With a few notable exceptions, he has displayed restraint in attacking Mr Kavanaugh’s accusers and those who believe them. One of those exceptions, however, came via…

JPMorgan says Trump’s trade war is ‚dimming the prospects for large scale M&A’

JPMorgan says Trump’s trade war is ‚dimming the prospects for large scale M&A’

LONDON — Rising geopolitical tensions and the escalating trade war between the US and China are putting management teams off big deals, according to a senior JPMorgan banker. „Anything that points to uncertainty and a lack of confidence is not good for M&A,” Hernan Cristerna, JPMorgan’s Global Co-head of M&A, told Business Insider, referring to…

Trump’s fight with Turkey is helping Russia and Iran

Trump’s fight with Turkey is helping Russia and Iran

Russian President Vladimir Putin with Turkey’s President Tayyip Erdogan at the Presidential Palace in Ankara, in 2014. Umit Bektas/Reuters LONDON — Late on Thursday night, the White House threatened further economic sanctions against Turkey if it fails to release detained American pastor Andrew Brunson. Brunson has been under house arrest for almost two years in…

Trump’s trade war is getting serious — here’s why it started, what it means for the US economy, and how it could hit you

Trump’s trade war is getting serious — here’s why it started, what it means for the US economy, and how it could hit you

Evan Vucci/AP Photo; Steffi Loos/Getty; Lintao Zhang/Getty; Jochen Zick/Getty; Shayanne Gal/Business Insider President Donald Trump declared on March 2 via Twitter: „When a country (USA) is losing many billions of dollars on trade with virtually every country it does business with, trade wars are good, and easy to win.” The tweet marked the announcement that…

After Trump’s landmark visit to the UK, it’s important to keep investment soaring and break down trade barriers

After Trump’s landmark visit to the UK, it’s important to keep investment soaring and break down trade barriers

Last week marked President Trump’s first official visit to the United Kingdom. It is a symbolic moment for both countries, recognising our unique and close bond. It is a chance to strengthen our bilateral relationships across trade, security and defence: the highest level of special, as the President has said. I was able to greet…

Latest on Trump’s visit to the UK

Latest on Trump’s visit to the UK

Summary It’s the second day of the US President’s UK visit Donald Trump tells the Sun newspaper the PM’s Brexit plan would „probably kill” a UK-US trade deal He also says ex-Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson „would make a great prime minister”, and criticises London’s mayor The president and Theresa May are due to watch a…

Trump’s Supreme Court short list

Trump’s Supreme Court short list

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Brett Kavanaugh was sworn in as a circuit judge by Anthony Kennedy – the man he might replace on the Supreme Court And then there were three. Maybe. Multiple news outlets have reported that President Donald Trump has narrowed his search for the next US Supreme Court justice down…