Daily Archives: May 6, 2010

John Gapper

Fear is back.

Sitting in the Financial Times’ New York office this afternoon watching the Bloomberg screens and CNBC as the stock, bond and currency markets went into spasm was eerily reminiscent of the same experience in autumn 2008. 

John Gapper

My FT column this week is on the BP oil rig disaster:

Once upon a time, BP stood for plain British Petroleum. Under John Browne, its former chief executive, it was Beyond Petroleum. These days, it is more like Blame the Past.