Monthly Archives: January 2017

China: How to Get to 2020?

Qinwei Wang is an Economist. One of the major debates on the future of China relates to the potential growth with some pundits predicting a sharp and unavoidable  fall in Chinese growth throughout 2020. We have looked into the causes behind … Continue reading

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3 Things the European Investment Grade Fixed Income Team Talked About Last Week

1. A Week is a Long Time in Politics We spent a part of last week’s blog discussing the UK Supreme Court’s verdict on triggering Article 50, and the first round of the French Socialist elections. Given all that happened … Continue reading

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Three Supporting Factors and One Major Concern for 2017

Qinwei Wang is an Economist. China’s economy has held up relatively well so far, after strong concerns one year ago. We expect some slowdown in 2017, but this should be less painful than in 2015. Let’s see the three supporting factors … Continue reading

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A 2017 USD Bull Market? More Factors to Consider.

Part two in a series. Paresh Upadhyaya is Senior Vice President, Director of Currencies, US.  In my last post, USD Bull Market: Key Drivers in 2017, I discussed the first of three drivers of the US dollar (USD) bull market: … Continue reading

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USD Bull Market: Key Drivers in 2017

Part one in a series. Paresh Upadhyaya is Senior Vice President, Director of Currencies, US. The US dollar (USD) bull market entered its fourth consecutive year in 2016 and we believe factors are aligning for the rally to enter its … Continue reading

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