Our staff are regularly interviewed regarding the current economic climate as it pertains to trade credit insurance.
11/30/2018 - President Donald Trump leveled criticism against Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome "Jay" Powell in a Washington Post interview when asked this week about the recent streak of stock market losses and the prospect of a recession. Economists say this is, at best, a mischaracterization and, at worst, a deflection of the damage Trump’s own worst impulses have inflicted on the market.
3/21/18 - In 2018, the Federal Reserve raised interest rates and indicated that at least two more increases would likely be in the future. According to Euler Hermes North America Dan North, it’s highly possible the interest rate could increase four times in 2018.