Global Weekly Commentary

What's next for China's economy

Oct 16 / Richard Turnill

We see China’s growth slowing to still-solid levels supportive of emerging market assets. Read more in our weekly commentary.

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Is Amazon eating inflation?

Oct 3, 2017 / By BlackRock

In our latest podcast, we discuss how technology is reshaping the economic landscape with Rick Rieder.

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To hedge (or not to hedge) currency moves
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