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Economics

05OCT 2018

Brexit: 23 answers to investors’ questions

There remains much uncertainty as negotiations between the UK and EU enter a crucial stage. Sue Noffke, UK equities fund manager, provides some clarity for investors.

Economics

18SEP 2018

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AUGUST

01AUG 2018

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Is the world economy slowing?

Global growth appears to be losing momentum in some regions, particularly in Asia and Europe. We examine the three factors that we believe to be driving the slowdown and whether these are likely to have a permanent or temporary effect.

JULY

04JUL 2018

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How might a trade war play out?

If trade tensions escalate, potential consequences could include stagflation and a stronger US dollar.

JUNE

05JUN 2018

Economics

The market stories of May: our charts of the month

May was an eventful month in financial markets. We chart our way around key developments that matter to investors

MAY

02MAY 2018

Economics

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

Economics

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.

APRIL

06APR 2018

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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

MARCH

06MAR 2018

Economics

Why economic growth (and rates) could increase faster than expected

We’ve upgraded our predictions for how the major economies around the world will perform in the next two years. Here, we briefly explain why and summarise our predictions.