David Page, senior economist at AXA Investment Managers (AXA IM), discusses Super Thursday and concludes that today’s Inflation Report will likely pour cold water on forecasts for a 2015 rate hike. The Bank of England’s (BoE) new communication schedule saw a bundle of announcements today. The Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) left policy unchanged, with one […]
We expect the economy to maintain a strong pace of growth, says Schroders European Economist, Azad Zangana commenting on the latest preliminary estimate of UK GDP growth.
Political jousting and regulatory uncertainty mean banking and energy sectors are unlikely to deliver the best returns until next year, says Rowan Dartington Signature’s Guy Stephens.
Chris Iggo, CIO Fixed Income, AXA Investment Managers, provides his outlook for the UK rate market in the light of forward guidance.
Market response shows BoE’s options for stimulating growth are limited, according to Tristan Hanson, head of Asset Allocation at Ashburton International.
Despite good news of growth, unemployment is still on the rise in Europe, according to Stewart Robertson, senior economist at Aviva Investors.
BofA Merrill Lynch Global Research publishes report on the Monetary Policy Committee August meeting.
The Bank of England proved to be split on keeping interest rates low over a sustained period during the MPC August meeting.