Category: Economy

Deflation in the UK

It’s since 1960 that deflation hasn’t appeared in the UK. Data released Tuesday by the national statistic institute tell us that deflation is back. The consumer price index fell 0.1 % in April compared with the same month of year 2014. This fact seems to be really strange at the first look. By now there...

Recession in the eastern Europe will finish

Recession in the Eastern Europe will finish

The last visit of the secretary of state Mr. John Kerry is a good chance for the Eastern Europe to get out from the terrible situation in which it is. In our outlook there are high probabilities that Mr. Putin Is going to take this chance that has been offered by the West. Russia and...

The Reserve Bank of Australia cuts again

The Reserve Bank of Australia cuts again

This day’s morning press conference was not what the markets wanted to hear by Mr. Glenn Stevens.  It seems that the rate hike of 2008 still frightens the market. Effectively today the RBA cut again the cash rate by 25 basis points, bringing it to the record low of 2%. What the market wanted to...

Which is worse: Grexit or Brexit ?

Which is worse: Grexit or Brexit ?

On the eve of the election In Great Britain, there is some concern In the head of investors around the world and a new demand is coming out.  Which is worse for Europe, an exit of Greece from the Euro-area or an exit of Great Britain from the European union? Effectively both these events are...

Apple’s profits soar on record sales in China

Apple’s profits soar on record sales in China

Has anybody any idea for how long the shares of Apple will be on an uptrend and which is the right price? Carl Icahn does. He thinks that Apple’s shares must be valued at least $200. It would be not bad for the seventh largest shareholder of Apple with around 53 million shares in his...

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Israel, the tiger of the middle east

There are some percentage of growth of the GDP that classify a country as the tiger of a certain macro-area. The acceleration of the Israeli economy in the last quarter of 2014 , sets this country in the circle of the very fast growing economies. The expansion of the economy was 7.2% in the last...