Global Update

Global update: Inflation triggers concerns over growth

Investor sentiment was undermined during April by concerns over inflation, fears relating to the war in Ukraine, and worries about the wider economic impact of Covid outbreaks in China.

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Market Updates

US interest rate update: Fed continues to tighten

Having raised the federal funds rate by 0.25 percentage points in March – its first rate increase for two years – the US Federal Reserve intensified its tightening action at its April meeting, raising...

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