Markets were initially nonplussed by the Fed's new-found dovishness, and for good reason
Gold is the perennial safe haven, and copper is the economic bellwether, but what about the others?
The US remains streets ahead of China on all metrics
Is the US opening a new front in the struggle for global influence with China?
It's hard to read this poker game, but it looks like Mr Trump has the stronger hand
The European Union is coming under renewed pressure as the global economy slows
Prospects for Europe, the US and China are growing bleaker, in markedly different ways
How will China-US trade talks affect the coming slowdown in global economic growth?
Growth is expected to ring in at 6.3% this year
Jerome Powell is beginning to stamp his personality on Federal Reserve policy
Is the Chinese economy wobbling? It hardly matters if you have an Australian dollar position in gold
Economists expect a moderate slowing rather than a hard landing
Investors took fright at the Brexit chaos, but not all companies were sold down
Overall, the markets liked the mid-term results, but there are still one or two pitfalls ahead
The press is angsty, Mr Trump is pugnacious as ever, and the left is increasingly paralysed by fear