Economic Updates

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

We see a mid-cycle slowdown, but upside on the horizon

We see a mid-cycle slowdown, but upside on the horizon

Q1 2019 | Capital Markets Outlook

As the S&P 500 Index teetered on the verge of a bear market at year-end, we fielded numerous questions about the prospects for an impending recession.

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Trade war and rising rates create headwinds for global economy

Q4 2018 | Fixed Income Outlook

The outlook for global economic growth is easing because of protectionist tariffs, weakness in emerging markets, and rising oil prices.

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Seeking opportunity in uncertainty

Q4 2018 | Equity Outlook

Despite risks of inflation and trade conflicts, opportunities exist for equity investors worldwide.

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Global economic update  |  January 22

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

Trade

CHINA: Exports and imports both declined in December.

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