Economic Updates

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

Markets wrestle with policy versus the pandemic

Markets wrestle with policy versus the pandemic

Q2 2020 | Capital Markets Outlook

We are looking for progress in public health and credit market indicators as policy responds to the economic shock surrounding the pandemic and efforts to contain it.

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A bull or bear market for bonds?

Q2 2020 | Fixed Income Outlook

An extremely sharp global downturn is unfolding as the coronavirus pandemic takes a toll on economic activity and sentiment.

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The road to recovery for equities

Q2 2020 | Equity Outlook

We explore what might lie ahead for the economy and markets, and provide an outlook for COVID-19 treatments.

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Global economic update  |  June 1

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


U.S.: GDP decreased at an annual rate of 5.0% in the first quarter.

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