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20NOV 2019

Infographic: A snapshot of the world economy in November 2019

This month's infographic looks at the outlook for US company profits and the lessons we can learn from Japan's government spending in the 1990s.

2019

NOVEMBER

11NOV 2019

Economics

UK economy rebounds to avoid recession

Unless the economy improves and a smooth Brexit is achieved, interest rates may be lowered.

07NOV 2019

Economics

Bank of England takes dovish turn, but for how long?

While two members vote to cut interest rates, recent developments suggest the prospect of this happening are fading.

05NOV 2019

Markets

Institutional study: sustainable investment scepticism in sharp decline

The level of cynicism towards sustainable investments has fallen sharply, Schroders Institutional Investor Study found.

OCTOBER

31OCT 2019

Economics

Eurozone economy defies pessimists

Latest GDP data shows that France has helped the eurozone economy outperform the more pessimistic consensus forecasts. Whether Germany is in recession remains to be seen.

31OCT 2019

Economics

Fed hits pause, for now

Trade uncertainty and a squeeze on profit margins could see a return to rate cuts in 2020.

31OCT 2019

Markets

Our multi-asset investment views - October 2019

Looking ahead, our biggest concern is the potential for corporate earnings disappointments in the US.

28OCT 2019

Economics

Smooth Brexit could be on cards as election looms

A smooth Brexit could remove some of the fog of uncertainty over the UK economic outlook, a prospect made more likely by the agreement to extend the deadline to 31 January 2020.