China and the US agree in principle to remove tariffs, sparking a wide rally in equities. In the UK, the Bank of England has held its key interest rate unchanged – while indicating a readiness to cut.
One of the world's most iconic and connected cities, Hong Kong has become the scene of repeated and determined unrest. Tourism and retail revenues are collapsing – but what are the longer-term implications?
The announcement of a Brexit deal – yet to be passed by the UK Parliament – has removed some near-term uncertainty. But the longer-term picture remains unclear.
Craig Botham erläutert, weshalb unser Team von Wirtschaftsexperten die Wachstumseinschätzungen zu den BRIC-Staaten gesenkt hat. Der verhaltene Ausblick für 2020 wird vom Handelskrieg bestimmt.
The past three months saw rising equities and strong performance from bonds and gold. Risks ahead include ongoing US-China trade disputes and Brexit outcomes. "We are prepared to be agile if circumstances change."
We’re not convinced that the latest trade war détente between Donald Trump and Xi Jinping will prove any more lasting than the previous one.