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10JUL 2019

Why central banks' arsenal gives EM advantage

We look at why central banks in emerging markets have the upper hand over their developed market counterparts.

2019

JULY

05JUL 2019

Economics

US jobs jump to ease pressure on Fed

The most important US jobs report of 2019 so far exceeded expectations and may reassure the Federal Reserve about the state of the US economy.

01JUL 2019

Economics

The Global Economy in Pictures - June 2019

In this month's infographic we focus on our cuts to global GDP forecasts and the reasons behind them.

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.

24JUN 2019

Markets

Is this market losing its marbles?

Multi-asset chart of the month: How the US stock market's relationship with business confidence has gone awry.

20JUN 2019

Economics

Fed holds fire, but July rate cut likely

Although the US Federal Reserve kept rates unchanged this month, the direction of travel is towards easier policy. Whether this will be enough to restore corporate confidence and spending may depend as much on the president as the Fed.

07JUN 2019

Economics

US jobs report increases economic slowdown fears

Weaker US non-farm payrolls data could be the first sign of a cooling labour market

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.