The Consequences of Global Low Interest Rates

Saturday, July 29th, 2017

The BIS’s  87th Annual Report is out and as always is full of interesting information on the Global economy. We came across a few great charts that show how the global low interest rate regime post the financial crises has had knock on effects on markets.

Is the global economy really all gloom and doom?

Wednesday, July 20th, 2016

Financial media tend to paint a very pessimistic picture of the global economy. They cite many factors which suggest that the situation is very bad. Some of these factors include negative interest rates in developed markets, commodity price collapse and low growth in Europe and Japan. The Bank of International Settlements (BIS) in its annual report suggests […]