The resurgence of the trade dispute, central banks, Italy, OPEC, etc. - numerous events affected the market in June. Our expert, Johan Gallopyn, outlines the implications for the equity, bond and currency markets over the past month.
Your monthly appointment with the financial markets. What were the trends for equities, bonds, currencies and commodities in the past month, and what made the markets move ? You can discover the most striking evolutions in this clear and concise analysis.
Economic activity in the eurozone is gaining pace. Confidence among firms and consumers is high which points to more positive economic news in the months ahead. Inflation, on the other hand, remains subdued.
October once again lived up to its reputation as a dangerous month for equity markets. Our expert, Johan Gallopyn, examines the causes and indicates the impact on the bond, foreign exchange and commodities markets.
Helicopter Money is an extreme form of quantitative easing. It was first suggested in the sixties as a plan to stimulate economic growth and combat deflation. In an extreme form it is not unlike scattering money over the heads of the people. The idea of using helicopter money won ever more ground in recent months.