Azad Zangana

Senior European Economist and Strategist

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Economic Views

04APR 2019

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”.

Economic Views

25MAR 2019

2019

FEBRUARY

14FEB 2019

Economic Views

Germany and Japan avoid recession but weaker global trade bites

Domestic demand improved in both economies at the end of 2018 but trade concerns persist.

11FEB 2019

Economic Views

Brexit uncertainty weighs on UK GDP growth

The weak growth figures point to risk of recession this year.

07FEB 2019

Economic Views

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.

01FEB 2019

Economic Views

Economic and Strategy Viewpoint - February 2019

In our latest update we discuss the degree of pessimism in European equity markets, and explore the prospects for emerging market assets and the economic links between China and Australia.

JANUARY

31JAN 2019

Economic Views

Eurozone growth fails to recover as Italy slips into recession

Snapshot: Leading indicators suggest further weakness to come, but European risk assets are already priced for recession.

22JAN 2019

Economic Views

Brexit plan B looks like plan A as prime minister rules out delay

The government risks losing control to parliament but probability of no deal remains as high as ever.

16JAN 2019

Economic Views

Brexit deal defeat triggers huge uncertainty: what next?

Possibility of no deal Brexit is as high as ever, risking a UK recession this year.