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Strategy & economics

12SEP 2019

Draghi's goodbye gift: QE until 2026?

At Mario Draghi’s final policy meeting, the gloomy European Central Bank lowered interest rates and restarted QE without limits.

Strategy & economics

06SEP 2019

2019

AUGUST

09AUG 2019

Strategy & economics

Will the UK economy slip into recession?

Disappointing GDP data shows the UK economy contracted in the second quarter and raises the risk of the country entering a technical recession.

01AUG 2019

Strategy & economics

Brazil's central bank does not disappoint

Brazil’s central bank lowered its key interest rate by 50bps to 6%, and further easing looks likely amid progress on economic reforms.

JULY

26JUL 2019

Strategy & economics

A cautious cut from the Russian central bank

We expect one further cut this year as inflation continues to decline.

25JUL 2019

Strategy & economics

Draghi readies bazooka, but will it fire blanks?

The European Central Bank has inched towards additional stimulus, but its boost is likely to be marginal at best.

18JUL 2019

Strategy & economics

Lower for longer: finding the long-term "natural" rate of interest

For years commentators have wrongly predicted a return to higher rates of interest. Now, as central banks switch back into a rate-cutting mode, there is a wider expectation that rates will remain low for the long-term

16JUL 2019

Strategy & economics

Infographic: A snapshot of the world economy in July 2019

In this month's infographic we look at what is left in central banks' arsenals to tackle any future economic downturn.

09JUL 2019

Strategy & economics

What is left in the toolkit for central banks in developed markets?

Low interest rates will limit the ability of central banks to cut rates further if the economy turns pear-shaped. We examine the other options available in developed markets.

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