The Week That Was Stormy

Written by Stephen Swanson A shortened trading week was not affected by economic releases and during the past week we saw a slew of releases generally confirming our picture of stable but anemic growth but with hints of strength in the US and mixed signals from Europe and China and with risks posed by the …

The Week That Was: 27 October 2012

Making Slow Progress Written by Stephen Swanson The economic data released during the past week tended to be solid and confirming with no sharp breaks from past trends and nothing to change the course of our thinking. If anything, we better understand the inner workings of the new normal and our limited prospects for growth.