GDP

10AUG 2018

Economics

Japanese growth rebounds in Q2 amid buoyant domestic demand

The robust domestic picture is encouraging given weaker outlook for global trade

10AUG 2018

Economics

UK GDP rebounded in Q2 but final sales are in recession

A build-up of inventories is a worrying sign of a potential recession ahead.

JULY

27JUL 2018

Economics

Confident consumers propel US growth to a four-year high

A bumper quarter for US growth should keep the Federal Reserve on a steady course of monetary policy tightening.

10JUL 2018

Economics

Sluggish UK growth to keep BoE cautious

Interest rates are likely to remain unchanged until the autumn as new monthly GDP data shows a small pick-up in growth.

JUNE

05JUN 2018

Markets

The market stories of May: our charts of the month

May was an eventful month in financial markets. We chart our way around key developments that matter to investors

MAY

02MAY 2018

Economics

Is this the end of the eurozone recovery?

Quickview: Eurozone GDP growth slows, but adverse weather is probably to blame.

APRIL

23APR 2018

Economic and Strategy Viewpoint

Economic and Strategy Viewpoint - May 2018

Trade wars, and how they might affect the US, emerging markets and Japan, are the focus of this month's viewpoint.

MARCH

06MAR 2018

Economics

Why economic growth (and rates) could increase faster than expected

We’ve upgraded our predictions for how the major economies around the world will perform in the next two years. Here, we briefly explain why and summarise our predictions.

FEBRUARY

28FEB 2018

Economic and Strategy Viewpoint

Economic and Strategy Viewpoint - March 2018

This month we focus on our latest forecast updates. These include an upgrade to global growth for 2018 which could fuel higher inflation, especially in the US.

14FEB 2018

Economics

Japanese growth moderates, but eighth consecutive quarter of positive GDP growth confirmed

Quickview: Consumption and capex the bright spots in a weaker-than-expected Japan GDP report.