10MAY 2018

Bank of England pauses hikes, awaiting more clarity

The market now shares our view that the next UK rate rise will be in November.



02MAY 2018


Market movers: April's charts of the month

Our monthly round-up of a few of the most eye-catching or significant charts of April.

02MAY 2018


Is this the end of the eurozone recovery?

Quickview: Eurozone GDP growth slows, but adverse weather is probably to blame.

02MAY 2018


Trade wars: what do they mean for the global economy?

Trade tensions are rising between the US and China, with both sides having announced tariffs on certain imports from the other. We look at how this could impact the global economy.


23APR 2018

Economic and Strategy Viewpoint

Economic and Strategy Viewpoint - May 2018

Trade wars, and how they might affect the US, emerging markets and Japan, are the focus of this month's viewpoint.

06APR 2018


60 seconds on what could derail the US expansion

In this video Keith Wade discusses the factors which could undermine the ongoing strength in the US economy

05APR 2018


How China is positioning for slower growth

The Chinese authorities seem to have acknowledged that lower growth will be inevitable. We look at how they have increased their room for manoeuvre economically and politically.


29MAR 2018

Economic and Strategy Viewpoint

Economic and Strategy Viewpoint - April 2018

This month we look at the factors that might end one of the longest US economic expansions in history. We also examine the drivers behind rising US Treasury yields and how China is positioning itself for slower growth.