09 April 2015
QNB Group published today its China Economic Insight 2015. The report examines recent developments and the outlook for the Chinese economy as it continues its shift towards a consumer-led economy....
21 March 2015
Last Thursday the US Federal Reserve (Fed) Open Market Committee removed the word “patient” from its policy statement. Financial markets interpreted this move as implying the Fed will raise interest...
24 January 2015
The global economy has started 2015 on the wrong foot. The sharp decline in oil prices pushed the Eurozone into deflation in December 2014 and resulted in a significant slowdown in inflation in Japan...
07 December 2014
The rising risk of deflation in selected markets poses downside risks to the anaemic recovery in global house prices. The global housing market has struggled to recover from the steep correction...
24 November 2014
The release of Japan’s third quarter real GDP data last week took observers by surprise. Rather than growing, the Japanese economy shrank by annualized rate of 1.6%. This comes on the back of a 7.3%...
14 December 2013
The risk of deflation in the US and the Eurozone may require more expansionary monetary policy, such as Quantitative Easing (QE), according to the QNB Group. Lower international commodity prices and...
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