China's GDP is on the cusp of middle income status. Discover the implications for financial markets, and whether it’s a good time to invest in China.
Updated each quarter, the Guide to the Markets illustrates a comprehensive array of market and economic trends and statistics.
The outperformance of US stocks relative to European counterparts has been one of the defining characteristics of equity markets in the post-crisis period. This piece highlights how two sectors—technology and financials—have played a key role in driving
A summary of the factors driving global markets over the last month.
As one central bank after the other announces cuts to interest rates, we continue to believe that buying duration will be worthwhile for investors, even with yields close to record lows.
This weekly update provides a snapshot of changes in the economy and markets and their implications for investors.
Following a torrid fourth quarter of last year, equity markets have bounced back strongly across the globe so far in 2019.
While no deal is not the most likely scenario in our view, the risks are rising. The UK outlook is binary. A Brexit deal could see sterling bounce to 1.40 against the dollar, but no deal on 31 October could see a further slump to 1.10.
Optimism faded following an agreement in principle for a “phase one” trade deal between the U.S. and China as details of the agreement underwhelmed market participants.
Currencies through an ESG lens