One of the country’s most respected financial journalists and commentators Hamish McRae is an associate editor of The Independent. He was named Business and Finance Journalist of the Year 2006 at the British Press Awards.
08 July 2014 05:41 PM
France may have a number of valuable assets, but we have flexible economic policy
29 June 2014 12:00 AM
If a long period of growth underpins equities, does it automatically follow that bonds will be undermined?
26 June 2014 12:00 AM
24 June 2014 05:49 PM
In the age of social media, abuses of power can't stay hidden for long
22 June 2014 12:08 AM
The economy may be recovering but tax revenues aren’t. This is a mystery, with no happy ending
17 June 2014 06:07 PM
From Russia to Iraq, the demand for gas and oil is fuelling an increasingly violent global power struggle
Hamish McRae: Jobs are being created faster than at any time since records began – but wages, it seems, remain stubbornly low. What's going on?
12 June 2014 12:00 AM
10 June 2014 07:16 PM
The latest global wealth survey adds to Piketty – but with a twist
08 June 2014 12:00 AM
05 June 2014 12:00 AM
Of course, teenage girls need role models – but not like beauty vlogger Zoella
Cameron is warned 'no possibility' of UK reducing immigration and that bid to bring in quota on migrant workers would be illegal
Support for EU membership 'at highest level since 1991' with most Brits wanting to stay 'in'
Thousands with degenerative conditions classified as 'fit to work in future' – despite no possibility of improvement
Residents should throw a street party and mix with immigrant neighbours, councils told
Attacks on 'Ukip Calypso' show how skewed people’s priorities are
- 1 This 'woman calls police to order pizza' story isn't going where you're expecting
- 2 Axe wielding man shot dead after attacking four New York policemen on busy street
- 3 Watch what happened when food critics were unknowingly served McDonald's
- 4 Jimmy Carr's Oscar Pistorius joke goes a bit too far at the Q Awards
- 5 Ottawa shootings: Bruce MacKinnon's cartoon is the perfect tribute to soldier Nathan Cirillo