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Economic and Strategy Viewpoint

01OCT 2019

Economic and Strategy Viewpoint - October 2019

The latest update from the economics team discusses whether global activity is at a turning point as well as including an update on Brexit and the prospects for China’s currency.

Thought Leadership

09SEP 2019

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AUGUST

23AUG 2019

Economic and Strategy Viewpoint

Economic and Strategy Viewpoint - September 2019

In their latest forecast update, our economists downgrade their projections for global growth due to the recent escalation in the US-China trade war.

JUNE

28JUN 2019

Economic and Strategy Viewpoint

Economic and Strategy Viewpoint - July 2019

In this month's Viewpoint we discuss the outlook for US interest rates as well as the policy options available to central banks in the event of a global slowdown.

07JUN 2019

Economics

Why the world economy is like a wobbly bike

The world economy increasingly resembles an unstable bicycle that can be tipped over by the slightest bump in the road.

MAY

31MAY 2019

Economic and Strategy Viewpoint

Economic and Strategy Viewpoint - June 2019

This month we update our forecasts for a wobbly world economy, but see green shoots beginning to sprout in Europe.

30MAY 2019

Economics

Brazil optimism fades as economy shrinks

Despite a poor start to the year for Brazil under new president Jair Bolsonaro, we think the picture will improve later in the year.

01MAY 2019

Economic and Strategy Viewpoint

Economic and Strategy Viewpoint - May 2019

This month we consider the prospect of a "melt-up" in markets, as well as stockpiling in the UK and the economic difficulties facing Turkey and Argentina.

MARCH

29MAR 2019

Economic and Strategy Viewpoint

Economic and Strategy Viewpoint - April 2019

In this month's Viewpoint, we consider the outlook for US profits, the ECB's interest rate policy and the upcoming elections in India.