Azad Zangana

Senior European Economist and Strategist

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Economic and Strategy Viewpoint

31MAY 2019

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.

Economics

15MAY 2019

2019

MAY

10MAY 2019

Economics

Brexit stockpiling drives improvement in UK GDP growth

First quarter growth has improved, but is likely to slow again as the stockpiling behind it is unsustainable.

08MAY 2019

Economics

Why a pick-up in UK growth may prove deceptive

Recent economic data from the UK has improved but signs are that this is due to stockpiling ahead of worries over potential Brexit disruption.

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.

APRIL

30APR 2019

Economics

Eurozone growth rebounds as temporary headwinds fade

The latest GDP figures show that domestic demand has remained resilient.

11APR 2019

Economics

Is the UK stuck in Brexit limbo?

Extension to the Brexit deadline reduces the incentives for the UK parliament to compromise.

04APR 2019

Economics

Is the ECB’s guidance to markets proving effective?

Delays in tightening monetary policy lead to comparisons with Japan as negative interest rates become the “new normal”.

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.