The Japanese central bank held fire on monetary policy changes at its October meeting as it downgraded the inflation outlook yet again
The Chancellor hands out short-term Halloween treats for government departments, but the spectre of Brexit still looms large.
Despite his controversial reputation, Jair Bolsanaro’s victory in the Brazilian election has been greeted with investor optimism. But the real test is yet to come – particularly regarding the crucial topic of pension reform.
Japan’s impressive labour market data masks the low number of women employed or actively looking for work, known as the participation rate. We look at what might happen as this number rises.
With the impact of tariffs yet to show up in the data, and the looming threat of a property slowdown, the larger-than-expected slowdown in Chinese growth is a taste of things to come.
In this month's infographic we look at whether trade wars will end the current economic cycle and the issues facing Italy's highly indebted government.
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.
Global Market Perspective
The intensifying trade wars, Italy's debt dynamics and the US yield curve are among the topics we discuss in our latest economic and asset allocation views.