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Banking

Debt, deficits, and Modern Monetary Theory—there is a connection

Modern Monetary Theory says that deficits aren’t so scary. Is there really such a thing as a “free lunch,” or is the concept too good to be true?

6 minute read
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Investing

European equity downgrade: Green shoots of economic recovery wilt

By Frédérique Carrier

Tariffs, Brexit, and political tensions are keeping a regional recovery on hold. We survey recent developments impacting European investments.

6 minute read
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Investing

Interest rates: The fast and furious Fed?

Central banks appear willing to cut rates to sustain growth, and we look at the potential impact on equities and fixed income investments.

4 minute read
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