Huw van Steenis

Global Head of Strategy

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Markets

27OCT 2017

The headaches and the hope among top policymakers

IMF and World Bank meetings send a broadly optimistic message about the economic cycle.

2017

JULY

26JUL 2017

Markets

Mnuchin’s bank reforms carry a warning for Europe

Huw van Steenis looks at the implications of Treasury Secretary Mnuchin's review of bank regulation.

JUNE

27JUN 2017

Markets

In praise of activist investors

Agitators are far from perfect, but they can play key role in spurring long-term thinking.

APRIL

25APR 2017

Economics

The case for ending negative rates early

Reversing negative interest rates would correct a policy mistake.

MARCH

15MAR 2017

Markets

An emerging market toolkit is essential for investors in the West

Economic nationalism has led to a boom in political risk analysis.

JANUARY

23JAN 2017

Economics

Five things I learned at Davos

Populism, automation, regime changes, future forecasting and long-term investing - Huw van Steenis, Global Head of Strategy, shares his perspectives from the 2017 World Economic Forum meeting.

2016

NOVEMBER

22NOV 2016

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60 seconds with Huw van Steenis on why central banks are getting it wrong

Huw van Steenis explains why he thinks central banks have been struggling with the efficacy of their policies.

02NOV 2016

Economics

Why central banks need some friction in their models

Central bankers have overlooked the adverse impact of negative rates, says Huw van Steenis, Global Head of Strategy