1 month in 10 snapshots

1 month in 10 snapshots is a review of the past month through ten explanatory graphs.

December 2017
2017 has been the best year for the global economy since the 2008/09 recession.[...]
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November 2017
The global economy continues to travel through 2017 at full pelt, as each month brings more evidence of positive economic growth across the globe.[...]
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October 2017
After initiating rate hikes two years ago, the Federal Reserve reached a new milestone in monetary policy normalisation process this month.[...]
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September 2017
In the current environment, there are many reasons for investors to be worried. However, for the first time since the 2008 financial crisis, economic growth is not one of them.[...]
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August 2017
The lack of visible inflationary pressure in the US economy is an increasingly frustrating puzzle for the Federal Reserve.[...]
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July 2017
In June, the Federal Reserve raised USD short term rates for the third time in six months.[...]
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June 2017
Europe continues to lead global growth momentum.[...]
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May 2017
Since the summer of 2016, the global economy has experienced a broad-based acceleration.[...]
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April 2017
The Federal Reserve raised its Federal Fund rate by 25bp in March. It was not a surprise for financial markets since several Fed members had hinted strongly at a rise in the weeks before.[...]
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