Economic and Strategy Viewpoint
The market selloff, the return of fiscal policy, a slowdown in eurozone data and Bolsanaro's Brazil victory all feature in our monthly analysis of the global economy.
It’s been a torrid period for stock markets recently. We examine what’s been happening and find out why some investors think it could be a time of opportunity.
Investment grade corporate bonds look expensive, but given positive changes in fundamental credit quality in recent years the asset class still presents attractive opportunities.
The latest update to our Climate Progress Dashboard implies the current pace of change - across the measures we track - will lead to long-run temperatures rises of around 4° Celsius.
In the latest sustainability report we provide an update on our Climate Progress Dashboard and look at the increasing risks posed by cyber crime.
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.