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09AUG 2019

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.

2019

JULY

31JUL 2019

Economics

Slowing eurozone needs fiscal boost

A sluggish outlook and low inflation suggest the European Central Bank is inching towards further stimulus, which we don’t think will be enough.

15JUL 2019

Economics

The only way is up for China’s economy

Second quarter GDP growth may have slowed, but June’s data suggests a turning point has been reached.

10JUL 2019

Economics

Tough times for the UK may force rate cut

Brexit uncertainty is hampering growth, which may force the Bank of England to cut interest rates.

JUNE

18JUN 2019

Economics

Infographic: A snapshot of the world economy in June 2019

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

MAY

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.

20MAY 2019

Economics

Japan springs growth surprise to allay recession fears

However, the Q1 GDP report masks very weak domestic demand.

17MAY 2019

Economics

Infographic: A snapshot of the world economy in May 2019

In this month's infographic we look at the contagion risk posed by Turkey and Argentina, why UK growth may prove deceptive and global GDP forecasts.