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TradeTrading places: an optimistic outlook for global & European trade

In this article Giovanni Zanni, Chief Euro Area Economist, outlines how euro area trade has coped with the coronavirus crisis relative to the rest of the world.

US Election watchElection focus issue: What lies ahead for the US economy?

Election focus issue: What lies ahead for the US economy?

ESG/SustainabilityUnderstanding the social component of ESG is crucial for businesses today

While climate change has made headlines in recent years, the social element of ESG – the S – seemingly has had a lower profile.

ESG/SustainabilityESG Essentials for Corporates: The social angle #1 - The S in ESG

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ESG/SustainabilityESG Essentials for Corporates: The social angle #2 - The “S” in the Pandemic

The pandemic has been described as an ‘acid test’ for ESG#, in particular its social considerations

ESG/SustainabilityESG Essentials for Corporates: The social angle #3 - Social Enterprises – making a difference while leading by good example

In our third article covering the “S” in ESG, we take a closer look at the characteristics of social enterprises and how they differ from other social business models

ESG/SustainabilityESG Essentials for Corporates: The social angle #4 - Social Impact Investing – the search for companies delivering financial return and positive social outcomes

In this article exploring the S in ESG, we look back to the roots of SII, analyse how social impact investing is making a difference to society and discuss ways to measure the success of SII.

Financial marketsThe Weekly Watch: Our Financial Market Updates

The Weekly Watch: Financial Market Updates

US Election watchA contested contest? Five FAQs about the US election answered

What do you need to know about the US election? Our US desk strategists answer frequently asked questions.

economic recoveryGlobal economic forecasts: what to look out for in Q4 and beyond

With the economic rebound underway but so much still in flux, what is the latest outlook for global growth? Co-Heads of Global Economics Michelle Girard and Ross Walker outline our key global calls.

FXFX Outlook: Parky’s quick take – 12 October 2020

What’s happening with currencies this week? Neil Parker, Market Strategist shares his views.

LIBORISDA LIBOR fallback protocol - better late than never?

So it’s finally here! The ISDA Fallback Protocol first anticipated back in the heady pre-COVID days in September last year will be published on 23 October 2020 and become effective on 25 January 2021.