Paul Hodges, chairman of advisory firm International eChem, has warned of imminent global recession and increased currency volatility on the back of protectionism-driven trade wars.
In its pH Report for November/December 2016, the firm, which acts as a commercial adviser to the global chemical industry and its investment community, said warnings signs from the chemical industry are...
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Bond investors spent most of last year transitioning towards a more fundamentally driven approach to selecting assets.
There is something strange going on in Europe according to some commentators - the market has rallied aggressively post the trade war-induced sell-off in the fourth quarter of 2018.
We expect to see continued market volatility and macroeconomic uncertainty in the UK throughout 2019, not least due to Brexit.