Year Ahead 2020
Global outlookA mostly empirical approach to assessing the coronavirus impact on markets
Jim McCormick, Global Head of Desk Strategy, presents an empirical framework to help provide some loose guidance in assessing the potential impact that the new coronavirus could have on global financial markets.
emerging marketsA strong start to the year for emerging markets
One of NatWest Market’s key themes for 2020 is that emerging market fundamentals are set to improve. And thanks to some positive data from the recent Purchasing Managers’ Index (PMI) survey, the region has already had a strong start to the year. Here’s why.
ESG/SustainabilityESG market embraces benefits of Private Placements
5 min read - The green Private Placements segment is steadily evolving and playing an important role in the carbon transition across the debt capital markets
LIBORAct now for the TERMination of LIBOR
A stream of information from the BofE and FCA on LIBOR transition lands some key messages.
LIBOROur 20:20 vision, looking down the regulatory road...
In what seems like an endless stream of consultations, the International Swaps and Derivatives Association (ISDA) finally give us clarity on the fallback mechanics - for derivatives at least, even though there's confusion as to what triggers this.
Green dealOur climate action year-end wrap-up and sneak-peek for 2020
Significant progress has been made in Europe over the last few weeks, despite disappointment at the global level. We take a look at the key developments and their implications.
Regional focus: China2 minutes on...the China stress index
Introducing our China Stress Index with Peiqian Liu, ranked Top 10 China forecasters by Bloomberg.
Italy2 minutes on...What's important for Italian politics in January
What does Italy’s political backdrop have in store for Italian government bonds?
GlobalGlobal Economic Outlook 2020
Listen to Co-Heads of Global Economics Michelle Girard and Ross Walker in their deep dive podcast outlining their major economic highlights and outlook for 2020.