Trade War

While the main market focus over recent months has been on trade wars, fears have been building this week over potential currency wars following comments by President Trump. Speaking with CNBC, the President commented that he feels the Fed is undermining his efforts to strengthen the US economy by raising interest rates. When asked whether he wa...

2018-07-20 James Harte Read more
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Rising Property Prices A Challenge For Monetary Policy Rising property prices in China have increasingly become a challenge for monetary policy. The PBoC’s Q4 2016 Monetary Policy Implementation Report released last Friday, showed that “curbing asset bubbles” has now been added to the traditional tasks of China’s monetary policy such as stabili...

2017-02-23 James Harte Read more