monetary policy

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Patrick Poke

While speculating on the future direction of interest rates, currencies, and monetary policy can generate great headlines, it often raises the question; ‘what does this mean for investors?’ Understanding the implications of the macro environment drives asset allocation decisions, which according to research by Robert Ibbotson and Paul Kaplan, accounts... Show More

Macro
Callum Thomas

Here's some of the standout charts on my radar. I aim to pick a good mix of charts covering key global macro trends, and ones which highlight risks and opportunities across asset classes. Hope you enjoy them as much as I do.1. Manufacturing PMIs -- USA vs the World: Well... Show More

Expert Insights

The world has witnessed ultra-easy conventional and unconventional monetary policy since the GFC, but three years ago it reached a point where that policy gradually needed to be removed. But this reversal, which had managed to elevate prices across a whole range of asset classes, became too much for markets... Show More

Macro
Callum Thomas

Here are some of the standout charts on my radar. I aim to pick a good mix of charts covering key global macro trends, and ones which highlight risks and opportunities across asset classes. Hope you enjoy them as much as I do. 1. OECD Leading Indicators -- EM vs DM:... Show More

Equities
Andrew Tang

Equities have continued to recover from their sell-off late last year; income-oriented asset classes like property and infrastructure have been in strong demand and this will likely be prolonged as rate cuts are increasingly priced in.Looking ahead, the most likely scenario is that the global economy will find ways to... Show More

Roger Montgomery

Is the next US downturn years away, or just around the corner? Either way, leading US economist, Professor Jeffrey Frankel, says it will be severe. And the reason, he says, is the Trump administration’s relentless pursuit of fiscal expansion and financial deregulation. Show More