Global Perspective provides a view of the latest global economy and market events.
Early economic indicators show that China’s manufacturing sector improved in March versus an abysmal February. However, February’s abysmal data wasn’t hard to beat.
March 19 2020The European Central Bank is finally on track to deliver much needed stimulus to battered markets in Europe. What Happened After an emergency meeting, the European Central Bank (ECB) announced plans to purchase €750b ($820b) in more bonds in response to...
Globally, the threat from the coronavirus (COVID-19) is far from over. However, the slowing rate of new infections in China provides hope that infection rates globally will eventually follow the same pattern.
The coronavirus is weighing on investor sentiment again. Safe haven assets such as gold and US Treasuries are receiving a bid while global markets have taken a step back.
Since mid-January, we have been monitoring the coronavirus, which is the deadly SARS-like virus that could have the potential to disrupt global economic activity.
February 1st is a historic day for the United Kingdom (UK) as the country officially exits the European Union (EU) and British citizens will no longer be EU citizens.