The US Federal Reserve at a Difficult Decision Valley.

By Vivian Atud Contrary to popular speculations, the US Federal Reserve officials failed to give clarity on when it will start increasing interest rates. It is becoming more challenging than previously anticipated for FED official to decouple U.S. monetary policy from the rest of the world. FED Chair, Janet Yallen and her team opened the door to an interest-rate increase […]

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Beyond Expectations: German Economic Growth

There was a marked expansion in the German economy in the fourth quarter of 2014, with growth accelerating sharply compared with the marginal increase recorded in the third quarter. This has been reinforced by Markit’s PMI data which has signaled further economic growth at the start of 2015 and sentiment towards Germany has improved, according to Markit’s ETF data. Economic […]

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