Economic Updates

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

Recalculating the <em>if</em> and <em>when</em> of stimulus

Recalculating the if and when of stimulus

Q2 2017 | Capital Markets Outlook

Stocks have risen on expectations since the November election, but the rally may pause until real changes are implemented.

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Global reflation at a crossroads

Q2 2017 | Fixed Income Outlook

As growth edges higher globally, fixed-income fundamentals remain strong.

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Equities need more than optimism

Q2 2017 | Equity Outlook

When measured by index milestones and investor optimism, the first quarter was a stellar one for U.S. equities.

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Global economic update  |  May 22

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


U.S.: Industrial production advanced 1.0% in April.

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