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By Jim O'Neill - Nov 14,2021
LONDON — As all eyes were on the United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP26) in Glasgow this month, there has been ample media coverage of youth protests, high-level diplomacy and new agreements to reduce methane and protect the world’s forests.
By Jim O'Neill - Sep 20,2021
LONDON — Having created the BRIC acronym to capture the collective potential of Brazil, Russia, India, and China to influence the world economy, I now must ask a rather awkward question: When is that influence going to show up?
By Jim O'Neill - Aug 26,2021
LONDON — This month marks the 50th anniversary of the end the Bretton Woods system, when US President Richard Nixon suspended the US dollar’s convertibility into gold and allowed it to float.
By Jim O'Neill - Jun 28,2021
LONDON — As we move through 2021, there are more signs of a return to pre-pandemic normalcy, at least in countries not reeling from dangerous new variants of the coronavirus.
By Jim O'Neill - Apr 04,2021
LONDON — I was recently approached about setting up my own “special purpose acquisition company” (SPAC), which would allow me to secure financial commitments from investors on the expectation that I will eventually acquire some promising business that would prefer to avoid an ini
By Jim O'Neill - Feb 14,2021
LONDON  —  It is probably premature to offer an assessment of the COVID-19 pandemic’s possible consequences, not least because there may well be many more twists and turns to come.
By Jim O'Neill - Jan 19,2021
LONDON — This November will mark the 20th anniversary of the BRIC acronym that I coined to capture the economic potential of Brazil, Russia, India and China.
By Jim O'Neill - Dec 26,2020
LONDON — In two of my previous commentaries on the peculiar world of equity markets in 2020, I offered a bullish outlook for how events would unfold as the year progressed, with all due caveats for the market’s overall unpredictability.
By Jim O'Neill - Nov 17,2020
LONDON — We may soon witness the bargain of the century.
By Jim O'Neill - Sep 15,2020
LONDON — Large swaths of the global economy are exhibiting traditional signs of a V-shaped recovery from the pandemic-induced collapse this spring.



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