The chart shows that in 2016 the HICP rate of inflation for all three parties rose above 1% for the first time in over 2 years.
The chart demonstrates the vast disparities in wealth per adult across the world. North America and Europe hold 65% of the world’s wealth, whilst only accounting for 18% of the world’s adult population.
Government bond yields in most advanced economies reached record lows this week, with ten year German bond yields entering negative territory for the first time ever.
Tomorrow morning, the preliminary estimate for UK fourth quarter GDP growth will be announced, and we'll get a first impression of annual growth for 2015.