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    4/26/2017 | Report
    ECB QE: Quest for Exit
    ​ The continued low interest rates are a source of massive relief for private debtors in the Eurozone. In relation to GDP, Spain and Portugal​ reaped the greatest benefit from the drop in interest rates.  In the future, bank interest rates will increase again. The extent of this increase will depe ...
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    France: Frexit Fear Subsides, Risk Appetite is Up
    ​Fears of France exiting the EU subsided as investors drew a sigh of relief following the French presidential election f ...
  • 4/26/2017 - Infographic and chart
    M&A: Small is the New Big
    ​The global number of M&A deals was stable as of March 2017. Yet total value fell by -7.7% over the last 12 months. ...
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    The Merchant of Westminster
    ​As the UK strides – or rather hobbles – out of the EU (see infographic at the end of this post), it is worth taking a keen look at what Britishness might stand for. Ask anyone in the world, and at the top of their ranking, somewhere between Scary Spice and hangover-p ...