Timothy Fox - Head of Research & Chief Economist
Published Date: 25 April 2018
Global trade threats have abated slightly and the geopolitical tone has improved a little as well. However, these issues have not gone away and could still be a headwind to markets as well as to growth. Some hesitancy is observable on the part of global policymakers, and in the GCC growth risks appear to be to the downside on the back of developments in both the oil and non-oil sectors.
Source: Emirates NBD Research, Bloomberg
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