During August the UK experienced an economic bounce-back after demand for domestic holidays boomed. However, economists question whether this was simply a glimpse of sunshine through a cloudy economic backdrop as economic growth already appears to be decelerating.
136 countries agreed to impose a minimum corporate tax of 15% by 2023, which will affect companies with global sales above 20 billion euros and profit margins above 10%.
Chinese company Evergrande owes $300bn in debt. The company failed to meet a key repayment deadline on Thursday 24 September prompting fears it may collapse, to the detriment of national and global markets.