Updated each quarter, this piece explores key themes from our Guide to the Markets, providing timely economic and investment insights.
At the latest Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) press conference, Governor Carney noted that businesses are taking a very cautious approach right now because of the uncertainty around the outcome of the ongoing Brexit negotiations.
The US recovery is now the longest on record. Nobody knows exactly how much longer this expansion will last.
As expected, the FOMC voted to maintain the federal funds rate at a range of 1.00% to 1.25% at the November meeting, citing “realized and expected labor market conditions and inflation” as the driving forces behind today's decision.
A summary of the factors driving global markets over the last month.
A summary of the factors driving global markets over the last quarter.