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25MAR 2019

Brexit goes into extra time

A critical week in parliament could lead to a change in leadership.

2019

MARCH

13MAR 2019

Economics

Emerging markets forecast update: oil on troubled waters

We have made minor changes to growth expectations in emerging markets, but large downward revisions to inflation amid a more favourable oil price outlook.

08MAR 2019

Economics

ECB’s rate rise delay is likely to hurt banks’ profitability

We now forecast the next interest rate rise will be in March 2020.

06MAR 2019

Economics

Does the US have enough firepower to fight the next recession?

With interest rates already near record lows, we look at what's left in the Fed's arsenal to fight the next recession.

FEBRUARY

20FEB 2019

Markets

Are investors too pessimistic on European shares?

Some European markets seem priced for recession but economists still forecast growth for the region in 2019.

18FEB 2019

Economics

Infographic: A view of the world economy in February 2019

In this month's infographic we look at "unloved" European shares, the economic ties that bind China and Australia and update our emerging market view.

14FEB 2019

Economics

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.

12FEB 2019

Economics

Why China’s recent slowdown may be more pronounced than investors realise

Schroders’ China Activity Indicator has slowed sharply.