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Australian Economy May Have Contracted in 3rd Quarter

08 December 2016

Australian Economy May Have Contracted in 3rd Quarter.

Paul Dales, Chief Australia & New Zealand Economist, Capital Economics told Bloomberg’s Doug Krizner and Shery Ahn the Reserve Bank of Australia will likely reduce interest rates to one percent next year.

Paul Dales on Bloomburg

Big hurdles remain for BOJ

15 November 2016

Big hurdles remain for BOJ.

Better-than-expected Q3 GDP and a weaker yen might have made the BOJ’s job slightly easier but roadblocks remain, says Capital Economics’ Senior Japan Economist, Marcel Thieliant.

Marcel Thieliant on CNBC

Trump Effect: What His Presidency May Mean for Asia

14 November 2016

Trump Effect: What His Presidency May Mean for Asia.

Paul Dales, chief Australia and New Zealand economist at Capital Economics, discusses what Donald Trump’s presidency could mean for Asia, for U.S. interest rates. He speaks to Bloomberg’s Yvonne Man and Betty Liu on “Bloomberg Daybreak: Asia.”

Paul Dales on Bloomberg Daybreak: Asia

What does the US election result mean for the economy and the markets?

09 November 2016

In this post-election webinar, our Chief Economist, Jonathan Loynes, and Chief North American Economist, Paul Ashworth, discuss Donald Trump’s surprise victory in the US Presidential election and the implications for the US economy and global financial markets. 

Egypt’s Devaluation & What It Means For Other Emerging Markets

03 November 2016

Following the decision by Egypt’s central bank to devalue the pound and shift to a floating exchange rate, our Chief Emerging Markets Economist, Neil Shearing, and Middle East Economist, Jason Tuvey, discuss what this means for the Egyptian economy and other emerging markets.

Julian Evans-Pritchard discusses our proprietary China Activity Proxy on CNBC

20 October 2016

Julian Evans-Pritchard discusses our proprietary China Activity Proxy on CNBC.

Julian Evans-Pritchard, China Economist, discusses our proprietary China Activity Proxy, an alternative measurement that we use to gauge growth in China, charting economic indicators such as freight traffic, property sales and electricity consumption.

Julian Evans-Pritchard on CNBC

Capital Economics Webinar – “Switzerland and the Nordics: safe havens in a world of uncertainty?”

19 October 2016

In the wake of Brexit and amid growing uncertainly about the euro-zone’s prospects, Switzerland and the Nordics offer a number of alternative investment destinations. In our webinar we address the following questions:

  • Are Switzerland and the Nordics really safe havens?
  • Is the Swiss National Back running out of ammunition and how big a threat is deflation?
  • Can the Riksbank buck the trend and tighten policy?
  • What are the implications for the region’s currencies?

Neil Shearing, Chief Emerging Markets Economist talks to Bloomberg economic about growth in emerging markets

12 October 2016

Neil Shearing, Chief Emerging Markets Economist talks to Bloomberg economic about growth in emerging markets.

Neil Shearing, chief emerging markets economist at Capital Economics, discusses economic growth in emerging markets on Bloomberg TV.

Neil Shearing on Bloomberg

Senior European Economist Jennifer McKeown talks to Voice of America about problems at Deutsche Bank

11 October 2016

Senior European Economist Jennifer McKeown talks to Voice of America about problems at Deutsche Bank.

Our Senior European Economist Jennifer Mckeown outlines the risk that Deutsche Bank’s fine may be larger than it can afford, but explains her view that a government bail-out is quite possible.

Jennifer Mckeown on Voice of America

 

Jonathan Loynes discusses what else Central Banks can do for lagging economies?

20 September 2016

Jonathan Loynes discusses what else Central Banks can do for lagging economies?.

Capital Economics Chief European Economist, Jonathan Loynes discusses the burden ahead for central banks on Bloomberg TV.

Jonathan Loynes on Bloomberg TV

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