Macro Round-up Nov 26th 2018

The Eurozone and US manufacturing PMI’s came in lower than expected highlighting some of the headwinds impacting on global growthThe oil price continues to fall as Trump defends and threatens the Saudi’s at the same timeThe first step of the Brexit withdrawal process...

Macro Round-up Nov 19th 2018

Jay Powell, the Federal Reserve Chairman, in a speech discussed headwinds for the US economy for 2019 (fading domestic fiscal stimulus, global slowdown, impact of short term interest rate hikes) – quite a volte face from previously describing the US economy as...

Macro Round-up 12th Nov 2018

 Draghi highlights the lack of competition in the Irish Residential mortgage market – pertinent and not nearly referenced enough in domestic mediaUS midterm election results generally reflected forecasts with the Democrats gaining the House and the Republicans holding...