Tag: global

Global Stock Markets

Chart of the Week: Week 1, 2016: Global Stock Markets

While we've been away over the Christmas break, global stock markets suffered another shock, which once again originated in China.

/ January 6, 2016
International Post-Recession Recovery

Chart of the Week: Week 43, 2015: International Post-Recession Recovery

Preliminary figures released by the Office for National Statistics yesterday suggested that UK GDP growth in the third quarter of the year was 0.5% - lower than the previous quarter's growth rate of 0.7%, and the consensus forecast of 0.6%.

/ October 28, 2015
International Comparison of Productivity

Chart of the Week: Week 38, 2015: International Comparison of Productivity

At the end of last week, the Office for National Statistics released their annual international comparison of productivity for 2014, and it showed that although the UK's productivity increased very slightly, our relative position within the G7 worsened to the...

/ September 23, 2015
Global Stock Markets

Chart of the Week: Week 34, 2015: Global Stock Markets

Since our chart on Chinese exchange rates last week, the global economic press has shifted focus from the currency to the stock markets.

/ August 26, 2015