INSIGHTS AND DOCUMENTS

UPDATES FROM THE FINANCIAL WORLD

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NO CHANGE IN SIGHT

Together with the reporting season, the meetings of the ECB and the Federal Reserve were the main events of the last two weeks. After Lagarde's surprise announcement a month ago that the monetary policy strategy review had been completed, all eyes were on the ECB meeting to understand if and how...

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HOW BAD IS BAD?

Contrary to what normally happens, governments and central banks have recently stressed how things could take a turn for the worse in the near future. In particular, governments worldwide have put a lot of emphasis on the Delta variant’s spread, while Mr. Powell pointed out that the economy could...

Monthly Frontier Markets Report

STRATEGY PROFILE - JUNE

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FLUSH WITH CASH

Financial markets ended the second quarter with a substantial rally especially in the asset classes and market segments that lagged the most in previous months: the growth stocks in the US and the government bonds (rising prices, falling rates) in fixed income markets.

Frontier Markets Podcast Series

EPISODE 5 – IRAQ

We would like to introduce you to the fifth episode of our monthly Frontier Markets Podcasts Series, the focus of this episode is Iraq.

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Number Crunching

Over the past two weeks the ECB and the Fed held their periodic meetings and they both reaffirmed that inflation is transitory, while economic growth may be more disappointing than expected.

Monthly Frontier Markets Report

STRATEGY PROFILE - MAY

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WANING STIMULUS

For more than a year now, consumers and businesses have benefited from unprecedented fiscal support, to the point that, as elaborated in previous publications, there has been an unusual event, namely an increase in disposable income during a recession.