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Economics

21MAR 2019

Fed turns more dovish and signals an end to rate hikes

The Federal Reserve signals no rate rises for 2019

2019

FEBRUARY

07FEB 2019

Economics

Bank of England downgrades growth forecast as Brexit hits sentiment

Upside risks remain if an orderly Brexit is achieved, paving the way for an interest rate rise.

07FEB 2019

Economics

India's central bank takes a dovish turn

The central bank has cut interest rates but a pause may have been a more prudent option.

JANUARY

29JAN 2019

Markets

Perspective: the prospects for Indian assets in 2019

Politics could drive performance of Indian assets on a near-term basis, but the long-term fundamental case for investment in India is robust, argues India Investment Specialist, Jigar Gandhi.

2018

DECEMBER

05DEC 2018

Markets

Outlook 2019: Global bonds

The storm clouds are gathering for fixed income investors who may soon have to leave behind the quiet life which they have become accustomed to since 2008.

05DEC 2018

Economics

Outlook 2019: Global economy

We forecast global growth to slow in 2019 and the dollar looks set to weaken with US interest rates peaking mid-year.

OCTOBER

12OCT 2018

Economics

Tough week for markets amid worries over rising interest rates

Yesterday’s softer US inflation reading has helped to settle stock markets but we still expect further rate increases and trade tensions to remain a concern.

11OCT 2018

Economics

US finds temporary inflation relief

The current strong economic activity and tight labour market are likely to result in elevated inflation in 2019