turkey inflation

On Thursday, September 13th, the market was pleasantly surprised when the Turkish Central Bank (CBRT) boosted the benchmark rate for the lira by 625 basis points. Although given the market conditions in the country at the time, a significant tightening of policy would have been expected, there was a growing consensus that the central bank was lo...

2018-09-14 Daniel John Grady Read more
nafta

Following on from news of the US and Mexico agree to a deal on trade last week, both countries have now suggested that a new tri-country NAFTA deal including Canada is now on the brink of being announced. The rumors come despite Canadian PM Trudeau sticking adamantly to his guns over his priority demands, namely that any deal include an independ...

2018-09-06 James Harte Read more
eu usa tradewar

While the key focus so far this year has been on the on-going trade disputes between the US and China, focus is now shifting back toward Europe where the outlook is darkening. Not only is Europe currently facing more political turmoil due to the on going Italian elections debacle, the EU now finds itself on the brink of a trade war with the US, ...

2018-05-31 James Harte Read more