China's housing market is spiraling out of control. With prices skyrocketing, first-time buyers are struggling to get a foot on the property ladder.
In January, one Bitcoin cost about $700 (€589). Now it's reached $11,000. We look at what Bitcoin is, why it's inflating, and whether it's likely to become a common way for people to pay for stuff.
According to a new list from Forbes, a property developer is now the richest person in China, although his company is known for its vast debts. There's only one woman among the 10 wealthiest people in the Asian nation.
The head of Germany's biggest private lender wants the European Central Bank's (ECB's) cheap money stimulus to end, warning that he sees price bubbles in stocks, bonds and property.
Thinking of snapping up some sure-to-appreciate property in ritzy Munich, or exploiting low rents to establish a start-up in hipster Berlin? You might want to wait. Experts are giving mixed predictions.
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