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FX Update: Turkey’s new Course and Competitiveness in the post-Covid World

Published by Alba Di Rosa. .

Emerging markets Covid-19 Turkish lira Exchange rate risk Uncertainty Central banks South-east Asia Asia Exchange rate Exchange rates

The recent strengthening of South Korean won and Thai baht is starting to be perceived as a risk factor by national authorities, in the current delicate phase of economic recovery [ Read all ]

The Turkish lira roller-coaster

Published by Alba Di Rosa. .

Covid-19 Exchange rate Emerging markets Turkish lira Uncertainty Exchange rate risk Economic policy Central banks Exchange rates

On the brink of a new currency crisis, the Erdogan administration announces a change of course in terms of economic policy [ Read all ]

US Elections: Financial Markets' Reaction and the Impact on the Dollar

Published by Alba Di Rosa. .

Emerging markets Covid-19 Exchange rate risk Great Lockdown Dollar United States of America Chinese yuan Economic policy Uncertainty Slowdown Central banks Exchange rate Exchange rates

Financial markets are pricing a Democratic victory and a split Congress: the dollar weakens and risk appetite is back on the scene [ Read all ]

Focus on EM Currencies: the Rand Recovers Ground, but Risk Remains

Published by Alba Di Rosa. .

Covid-19 Africa Exchange rate Great Lockdown Dollar Emerging markets Exchange rate risk Central banks Exchange rates

The South African currency benefits from risk sentiment, but its stability could be endangered by a deterioration in its already fragile fiscal position [ Read all ]

Covid-19 Goods and Devices: International Trade figures

Published by Marzia Moccia. .

Covid-19 Health products Great Lockdown Conjuncture Uncertainty Global economic trends

The outbreak of the Covid-19 pandemic on a global scale has led to a massive increase in demand for essential medical goods and equipment, with China playing an increasingly significant role [ Read all ]

October 2020 IMF Scenario: the Long Road to Recovery

Published by Alba Di Rosa. .

Covid-19 Great Recession Europe Great Lockdown Emerging markets United States of America Uncertainty Italy Global economic trends

The latest World Economic Outlook forecasts shed a ray of hope on 2020, compared to previous estimates; however, all major economies remain in negative territory, with China as a relevant exception [ Read all ]

Focus on EM Currencies: Fiscal Uncertainty Weighs on the Real

Published by Alba Di Rosa. .

Emerging markets Covid-19 Latin America Brazilian real Exchange rate risk Economic policy Uncertainty Central banks Exchange rate Exchange rates

The Brazilian currency reflects markets' worries over the state of health of public finances, with regard to a new social welfare program [ Read all ]

Russian Ruble: a Perfect Storm?

Published by Alba Di Rosa. .

Covid-19 Exchange rate Russian rouble Uncertainty Exchange rate risk Central banks Exchange rates

The dynamics of the exchange rates of Russian ruble, South African rand and Brazilian real can constitute an indirect measure of the uncertainty affecting the EM economies [ Read all ]

Relationship between infections and deaths from Sars-Cov-2

Published by Donatella Talucci. .

Covid-19 Great Lockdown Conjuncture Uncertainty Global economic trends

Investigating the relationship between infections and deaths at a global level is a useful exercise to understand how the epidemic has evolved over the months, as well as its possible prospects [ Read all ]