Energy price woes due to geopolitical issues emerge
Oil prices are affected by political events that are currently unfolding
China’s Covid pivot augurs for a brighter spring ahead
China's transition away from the harshest Covid containment measures has important implications for global inflation, monetary policy, and global growth
A weakened dollar might emerge going forward

A weaker dollar might lead to more investment diversification by hedging with...

A weaker dollar might lead to more investment...

A low-resource built environment that makes economic sense

To meet demand with sufficient supply, government, the private sector and...

To meet demand with sufficient supply, government, the...

Sunset on Q3 2022 earnings season

As the third quarter earnings season draws to an end, market participants are closely scrutinising major companies’ financial results to assess the...

As the third quarter earnings season draws to an end,...

The semiconductor industry woes due to geopolitical issues

The semiconductor industry is currently facing supply chain disputes between...

The semiconductor industry is currently facing supply chain...

Central banks seen slowing the pace of rate hikes

Central banks are seen stepping down from aggressive rate hikes from here,...

Central banks are seen stepping down from aggressive rate...

Markets are currently experiencing volatility in oil prices

Oil prices are fluctuating due to factors that affect markets, causing changing...

Oil prices are fluctuating due to factors that affect...

Value in high-quality bonds

This has been a devastating year for fixed-income investors but much of the damage should now be behind us  

This has been a devastating year for fixed-income investors...

The fastest-growing industries in Malta

Over the last decade, Malta has witnessed the rapid growth of numerous new industries, as well as considerable expansion of existing ones. We examine this...

Over the last decade, Malta has witnessed the rapid growth...

ESG products are seeing a boost in popularity

Environment, social and governance (ESG) products are seeing a boost in...

Environment, social and governance (ESG) products are...

Big tech gets hit on earnings

Tech giants are reporting a sudden slowdown in growth, sending a worrying signal about the state of the wider economy  

Tech giants are reporting a sudden slowdown in growth,...

The British pound may remain volatile for now

The situation in the UK has caused fluctuations in the British pound which may...

The situation in the UK has caused fluctuations in the...

Resilient earnings have been a pleasant surprise so far

The picture emerging after the first week of Q3 earnings contradicts...

The picture emerging after the first week of Q3 earnings...

Global economies are prepared for a temporary down-turn

Global economies are preparing for an economic retraction this quarter

Global economies are preparing for an economic retraction...

Quality growth as a shield against inflation

As central banks walk the line between curbing inflation and averting...

As central banks walk the line between curbing inflation...

Equity investors may seek shelter in defensive sectors

For equity investors, safer investments may be more favourable in current...

For equity investors, safer investments may be more...

Market stress may force the Fed to slow the pace of rate hikes

While the Fed is expected to continue with its rate hikes, a good case can be...

While the Fed is expected to continue with its rate hikes,...

Earnings to dictate the market’s next move

The bear market this year has been driven by multiple compression, making...

The bear market this year has been driven by multiple...

Rising risk of a global recession ahead

At this stage, a recession is a matter of when, not if, as every economic cycle has an end, allowing any excesses to be removed and thus making way for the...

At this stage, a recession is a matter of when, not if, as...