The Daily Shot Brief – March 13th, 2019



The United States: US companies have cut back on foreign investment.

Source: Yardeni Research


The Eurozone: Over the long term, inflation is likely to keep slowing as the population ages.

Source: Pantheon Macroeconomics


Equities: Banks’ trading revenues are expected to be weak this quarter.

Source: @WSJ; Read full article


China: Shadow finance continues to shrink.

Source: Danske Bank


Global Developments: Is there more downside to global trade?

Source: Nedbank


Food for Thought: Growth in global meat consumption (by decade):

Source: Fitch Solutions Macro Research




Edited by Joseph Cohen

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