Global growth fears

Investors continue to weigh up slowing growth concerns and high inflation fears. Growth worries were stoked once again this week as 30% of US consumers in the latest confidence print…

Inflation still rising

Inflation continues to rise this week as record levels are recorded in both Canada and the UK. The continued global surge in inflation is prompting central banks to hike rates…

The SNB acts on Inflation

The big story gripping markets this week was the huge sell-off in the bond markets. Bond yields have kept tracking higher and higher since the 8.6% y/y inflation print from…

Is Beijing back?

The risk tone was cautious and non-committal for most of this week, but inflation fears took centre stage. The rise in commodities helped push up inflation expectations which sent yields…

Peak inflation?

The US CPI print was in key focus this week as investors look for signs of US peak inflation. The headline and core y/y print both came in above expectations…

Fed rules out 75bps hike

This week started tentatively after a holiday-shortened London and Asia week, followed by limited price action ahead of the Federal Reserve meeting. The week was dominated by central bank meetings.…

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