Group Research

Economics

Despite its hawkish rhetoric the ECB cannot follow the Fed

Global inflation is at its highest level for decades, especially in advanced economies, with GDP growth  already slowing sharply. This...

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Global activity is expected to diverge across regions

In early 2021, when several major economies were benefiting from a stimulus-driven recovery from the pandemic, activity indicators had a...

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Bank of England to remain “dovish” despite currency depreciation

The Great British Pound (GBP) fell sharply at the outbreak of the Covid-19 pandemic, briefly to a level even below...

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Global trade is set to slow further over the coming months

Few indicators express the overall health of the global economy as well as trade data does. Underpinned by real cross-border...

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South East Asia faces headwinds from China and the war in Ukraine

The global economy continues to recover from the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic. However, new stagflationary shocks have hit in...

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