US business cycle
Consumer spending continues to rise
Economic analysis from Invesco’s Chief Economist, fund managers and investment strategists
Why yet another attack on the Hong Kong dollar is doomed to fail
With recent civil disturbances in Hong Kong in mind, Invesco Chief Economist John Greenwood debunks several commonly held beliefs of those Hong Kong/China bears speculating on the Territory’s currency.
US: facing a slowdown or recession?
The dreaded R word is garnering more attention with the US Federal Reserve in dovish mode and bond markets in a state of flux following the recent inversion of the yield curve. Is the economic data ringing any alarm bells?
What does the inverted US yield curve tell us?
Stuart Edwards gives his views on the recent inversion of the yield curve.
Is the Eurozone leadership up to the task?
Can new leadership resolve the euro-area’s problems, or will they persist?
Will the prospect of lower interest rates put the US economy back on track?
China under pressure
Both domestic and external sides of the economy are facing key challenges.
UK and Brexit
Brexit-related hesitancy continues to hold down bank lending and investment.
Why has inflation stayed so subdued?
Where have the forecasters gone wrong? Why has inflation remained so subdued?
Understanding yield curve inversions
Do yield curve inversions invariably imply that a recession is imminent?