Economic Updates

August 18th: Fed Set to Announce Balance Sheet ‘Normalisation’ Plan in September, U.S. Household Debt Reaches $12.8 Trillion, more…

August 15th: Fed’s Dudley Talks Up Balance Sheet ‘Normalisation’, UK High street Under Pressure as Inflation Drops, more…

August 10th: UK Consumer Spending Declines Further, U.S. Credit Surpasses 2008 Record, German & Chinese Imports / Exports Fall, more…

August 6th: Bank of England Warn of Upcoming Rise in Interest Rates and Breakdown in Brexit Negotiations, more…

August 2nd: Former Fed Chairman Greenspan Warns of Bond Bubble, Poor Data and Rising Debt in UK and America, more…

July 30th: Tensions with North Korea Grow, Mnuchin Warns about Debt Ceiling, Fed on Course to Wind Down Balance Sheet, more…

July 25th: IMF Cuts Growth Forecasts for UK and America, Bank of England Sound Warning on Personal Loans, more…

July 18th: UK Inflation Falls to 2.6%, New Rate Hikes Being Downplayed, Trump Blamed for Falling Home builder Confidence, more…

July 12th: EU Warns UK of Economic Downturn over Brexit, Fed Plans for More Rate Hikes, more…

July 7th: US Jobs Report Beats Estimate, UK Manufacturing and Construction Output Fall, Doubts about BOE Rate Hike, more…

July 5th: UK and US Car Sales Continue Declining, UK Manufacturing and Construction Down, Euro Zone Manufacturing Grows, more…

June 30th: Global Debt Reaches $217 Trillion, Mark Carney Hints at Rate Rise, Inflation in U.S. and EU Declines, more…

June 28th: Fed Chair Yellen Sees ‘No New Crisis in Our Lifetimes’, ECB Hints at Tightening Monetary Policy, more…

June 26th: US Data Continues to Decline, BIS Warns of Future Dangers, Italian Banks Bailed Out, more…

June 22nd: Bank of England ‘Rift’ Grows, Steven Mnuchin Talks Up New 50 & 100 Year Bonds, more…

June 19th: Fed Chairmen Express Differing Views on Rate Hikes, Soros Speaks about Brexit, more…

June 15th: UK and US Retail Sales Fall, Fed Raises Interest Rates, UK Pay Growth Weakens, more…

June 13th: UK Inflation nears 3%, Fed Prepare to ‘Normalise’ Policy, US Commercial Loans Falling, more…

June 8th: Declining Retail Sales in the EU, US Consumer Credit Growth Weakens, UK Credit Rises, more…

June 2nd: Jens Weidmann Reflects on Financial Crisis, US Job Creation Falls, Soros Warns EU in ‘Existential Crisis’, more…

May 31st: Euro Zone Inflation Slows, German Retail Declines, Opposing Views on Fed Rate Hikes, more…

May 25th: Fed Set for June Rate Hike, Mulvaney Warns on Debt Ceiling, ECB Urge Caution on Interest Rates, more…

May 16th: UK Inflation Spikes, Weidmann speaks of ‘normalising’ ECB Monetary Policy, more…

May 12th: US Inflation Remains Over 2%, German GDP Up 0.2%, UK Rates Unchanged, more…

May 10th: Falling Demand for Credit Cards/Auto Loans in US, Australia Retail Sales Stagnate, more…

May 8th: Macron Wins French Presidency, Fed Chairwoman Talks up June Rate Hike, US Student/Auto Loans Nearing $3 Trillion, more…

May 4th: Fed Leaves Rates Unchanged, GDP Grows in Euro Area, Car Sales Fall in US, more…

April 28th: GDP Slows in US, UK and France, Euro Inflation Rises, more…

April 24th: IMF No Longer Resisting All Forms of Protectionism, Fed Chairman Warns Trump on Reforms, more…

April 21st: UK Retail Sales Fall, IMF Warn on Le Pen, Euro Area Growth, more…

April 19th: IMF Warn of ‘Protectionism’, Doubts Over UK ‘Brexit’ Economy, Le Pen Fears, more…

April 16th: US Inflation and Retail Sales Drop, Bundesbank Talk Up EU Rate Hike, Trump on Yellen, more…

April 11th: US and French GDP Revised Down, US Credit Card & Student Debt Now Over $1 Trillion, more…

April 7th 2017: US Jobs Underwhelm, UK & French Production Falls, Mexico Inflation Spikes, more…

April 6th 2017: Fed Look to Trim Balance Sheet, US Car Sales & Mortgages Down, Jobless Claims Decline, more…

April 5th 2017: UK Savings at Record Low, Bank of England Warning, US Auto Sector Concern, Trump…

April 2nd 2017: Fed Inflation Indicator Rises, Euro Zone Inflation Slows, 3 Fed Chairmen Speak, more…

March 30th 2017: Fed Chairmen Openly Tout Further Rate Hikes, ECB Monetary Policy in Question, More…

March 23rd 2017: ECB Hand Out €233 Billion to Banks, UK Retail Sales Rise, More…

March 21st 2017: UK Inflation Spikes, Weidmann Hawkish on ECB Policy, Fed Chairmen Interest Rate Comments…

March 16th 2017: UK Rates Unchanged, Debt Limit, Basel III Update, Blast at Paris IMF Headquarters

March 15th 2017: Fed Increase Interest Rates, US Inflation Rises Again, Dip in US Retail…

March 10th 2017: US Jobs Beat Expectations, Fed Set to Hike Rates, Private Sector Jobs Surge…

March 9th 2017: ECB Hold Interest Rates, Dutch Inflation Rises, Trump and More…

March 3rd 2017: Hawkish Yellen on March Rate Hike, Basel Committee Meet…

March 2nd 2017: Euro Zone Inflation over 2%, Weidmann Comments, More Fed Rate Chatter…

March 1st 2017: Inflation Continues to Rise in the US, German Inflation Increases, Fed Chairmen Tout Rate Hikes

February 23rd 2017: Fed Officials Talk Up Rate Hikes, EU Bankers Criticise Trump

February 21st 2017: Euro Fundamentals Rise Further, Oil Tipped to Move Higher

February 15th 2017: US Inflation Surges, Janet Yellen Talks at Senate Banking Committee

February 14th 2017: Fundamentals Rise, Mnuchin Confirmed, Fed Rate News