China growth slowest since financial crisis as trade war looms – business live

Economic growth of 6.5% in the third quarter was the weakest since early 2009 and is expected to slow further as the effects of China’s trade war with the US take hold

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Global economic growth has peaked, warns OECD

Leading thinktank scales back forecasts and warns escalating trade war is denting investment

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Trade war: US claims China is ‘out of bullets’ after imposing new tariffs — business live

All the day’s economic and financial news, as China accuses president Trump of poisoning trade talks with his latest salvo of tariffs

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China warns US over tariffs, as emerging market fears grow – business live

All the day’s economic and financial news, as emerging market shares and currencies slide

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Markets wary as US-China trade talks end without breakthrough – as it happened

Trade row between world’s two biggest economies rumbles on; US central bankers defend Federal Reserve’s independence after Trump criticisms

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Trump threatens to put tariffs on all $500bn Chinese imports – business live

All the day’s economic and financial news, as the US president gives markets something new to worry about

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Tariff fears drag markets down as EU and Trump trade blows – business live

All the day’s economic and financial news, as US president says Europe is “possibly as bad as China”, and EU threatens tariffs on more American goods

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Trump announces $50bn in China tariffs, escalating possibility of trade war

  • President tells Fox he is ‘very strongly clamping down’
  • China says it will impose tariffs of similar size and intensity
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Trump would reconsider TPP trade pact on ‘better’ terms – business live

As tensions over Syria ease, trade developments and US bank earnings are in focus. European stock markets, oil prices, sterling and the dollar are all up.

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Dow dreamers show Trump’s war on elites is pure fantasy

Economic advisers Larry Kudlow and Kevin Hassett represent the worst of establishment ideology – and ordinary Americans will suffer

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Paper tigers? US and China in dispute over tariffs but trade war looks remote

Trump made a big play of slapping tariffs on Chinese imports, but experts say neither side will risk escalating the current spat

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Is it time to break up the tech giants such as Facebook?

Amazon, Facebook and Google are as dominant as Standard Oil or AT&T was. But breaking them up is not going to be easy

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‘Fight fire with fire’: IMF’s Lagarde calls for bitcoin crackdown

IMF chief says cryptocurrency’s own blockchain technology could be used to control it

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