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Eurozone Consumer Confidence Improves Across the Board. $

Good news travels fast when it comes to economics. Lower gas prices and an improving jobs market in many European countries helped to push their consumer sentiment figures higher in…

Chinese Manufacturing PMI Grows in February. $

The HSBC PMI estimate (which primarily covers the smaller, non-multinational firms) came in at 50.1 in February. That was slightly higher than the 49.7 from January and higher than analyst…

Businesses Drop Investment in the UK.

Businesses in the United Kingdom were showing some conservative practices late in 2014. Business investment and spending in the fourth quarter fell by 1.4%, which was the lowest level of…

Wild Week Ahead $

    There are many of us in the field of corporate intelligence who are looking forward to next week. Sure, the volume of economic releases that will hit us…

Bleak Days for South Africa  $

The would-be engine of the African economy is sputtering badly. The growth rate in South Africa is as bad as it has been in over five years and there is…

Some Blinked and Some Didn’t $

The only thing we really know for sure at this point is that the Eurozone Finance Ministers are more worried about a “Grexit” than are the other members of the…

Deutsche Borse Group China Business Sentiment Slips. $

The DBG China Business Sentiment index slipped in February. The current Business Sentiment Index among Chinese businesses came in at 52.80 in February, down from 53.70 in January. The future…

So Much for That Ceasefire $

At the time the ceasefire was announced there were only a handful of the more gullible types that believed it stood any chance of success at all. The cynics have…

Mexican Growth Projections Reduced

The latest estimate from the Bank of Mexico is far less enthusiastic than it was just a few months ago. It looks as if growth for last year was at…

Some New Theories on Oil $

The latest report from BP on the future of oil is more than a little provocative but the premise holds together as long as the sequence of events plays out…

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