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Outlook 2023: Housing market will weigh on China’s recovery

Outlook 2023: Housing market will weigh on China’s recovery

Reviving consumption and domestic demand is top priority ...
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Should reducing inequality be a central bank mandate?

Should reducing inequality be a central bank mandate?

Implementing equality objectives is easier said than done ...
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Borrowers grapple with a challenging market environment

Borrowers grapple with a challenging market environment

The relationship between sovereigns and their primary dealers is in the spotlight ...
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Outlook 2023: What to expect for ESG

Outlook 2023: What to expect for ESG

Regulation, deforestation and energy security high on the agenda ...
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Powell may need to rein markets in at FOMC meeting

Powell may need to rein markets in at FOMC meeting

They’re getting ahead of themselves ...
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Brazil is undergoing a fintech revolution

Brazil is undergoing a fintech revolution

Once considered agitators, fintechs are now part of the financial establishment ...
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Outlook 2023: Euro will continue to beat expectations

Outlook 2023: Euro will continue to beat expectations

ECB prioritising balance sheet reduction ...
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Ample liquidity puts the ECB’s independence at risk

Ample liquidity puts the ECB’s independence at risk

The central bank must maintain control of its balance sheet ...
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Outlook 2023: Not too late for a safe landing

Outlook 2023: Not too late for a safe landing

High-risk moment for global economy requires careful steering ...
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Time to review the workings of Bank of England independence

Time to review the workings of Bank of England independence

New rules may be needed to maintain market confidence ...
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Outlook 2023: Emerging markets are not out of the woods

Outlook 2023: Emerging markets are not out of the woods

Degree of caution needed over EM outlook ...
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