The Bank of England (BoE) held its base rate of interest unchanged at 0.5% at its meeting today.
Like summers, economic expansions do not last forever. The US recovery is now the second longest on record. There is nothing to suggest it will end in the near future, so the broad prognosis for risk assets remains good. But we know that—like weather fore
1Q18 earnings update: A tailwind from taxes
Over the past week financial markets have reacted negatively to the President’s announcement of tariffs on steel and aluminum, mainly due to fears of a trade war that could reduce global trade.
Given our view that the global economy is just as likely to contract as expand over the next three-to-six months, is it now time to position fixed income portfolios more defensively?
A new trade announcement from the Trump administration has comprehensively overshadowed the Federal Reserve’s first rate cut since the financial crisis. What impact will the most recent round of tariffs have on the economy and on markets?
Weakness in the global economy has been almost entirely driven by the manufacturing sector. With recent data showing tentative signs of a recovery, what could be the implications for bond markets?
Despite attractive valuations, emerging market equities have underperformed. Things are improving, but a headwind looms: monetary policy
Chart of JPM's long-term capital market return assumptions. Deleveraging will depress growth while risk assets should offer decent returns