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Spotlight on… inflation

29 days ago
The pandemic has led to far greater cooperation between governments and central banks. Governments can borrow and spend, in the knowledge that they won’t put pressure on the interest rates because central banks will stop that from happening. This has resulted in a powerful stimulant to the global economy.

At the same time industrial firms, service companies and consumers are all reporting more optimism in the future. This cooperation and these positive sentiment indicators all suggest that the global economy is on the way to repair but it also means that inflation could be on the rise.

In this PDF we ask what is inflation, why does inflation happen and what does it mean for your investments?

Spotlight... On inflation - Full article
Governments can borrow and spend, in the knowledge that they won’t put pressure on the interest rates because central banks will stop that from happening. This has resulted in a powerful stimulant to the global economy.
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