Economic Updates

Keep up to date on the global economy and its impact on markets.

For the markets, trade trumps inflation

For the markets, trade trumps inflation

Q2 2018 | Capital Markets Outlook

The popular narrative of the February market correction focused on inflation. We have a different interpretation.

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Growth remains steady amid higher rates, market swings

Q2 2018 | Fixed Income Outlook

Global growth prospects are expected to remain solid in 2018.

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Assessing market themes after a challenging quarter

Q2 2018 | Equity Outlook

Tariffs and geopolitical tensions have implications for equity markets, but not all the impacts are negative.

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Global economic update  |  May 21

Highlights of the past week, from central bank policies to trade and currency trends.


U.S.: The dollar rose versus other major currencies, extending its rally and reaching a five-month high.

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