Wednesday, 02 December 2015 00:00

Freeports: ‘Warehouses of wealth’

Art deals, shady gold, smuggled antiquities, laundered money – the chic, yet sinister, aesthetic of the latest crop of tax-free zones is the architecture of financial inscrutability, says Edwin Heathcote

Published in Comment
Wednesday, 08 July 2015 00:00

Money and Tough Love: On Tour with the IMF

Liaquat Ahamed's journey to the heart of contemporary finance finds that, ultimately, there is nothing much to see. By Sukhdev Sandhu

Published in Review
Tuesday, 14 May 2013 10:46

The pound coin

This 9.5g disc of brass and nickel has proved reassuringly durable, surviving counterfeiting, inflation and the wrath of the Daily Mail to reach its 30th anniversary this year.

Published in Icon of the Month