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13 Nov 2019|Moody's Investors Service

In our latest State of the US Consumer report, we discuss how consumption will likely remain a bright spot in 2020 among otherwise slowing drivers of the economy. Also, click here for the inaugural issue of the State of the European Consumer.

13 Nov 2019|Moody's Investors Service

In our new publication, State of the European Consumer, we highlight how record employment and positive wage growth will sustain modest consumption growth throughout the European Union over the next six to 12 months. However, prospects of deteriorating global economic conditions are constraining consumer confidence, which is limiting some types of spending.

12 Nov 2019|Moody's Investors Service

We have changed our outlook on the US mortgage insurance sector to stable from positive as economic growth slows and profit margins are poised to decline from unsustainably high levels.

13 Nov 2019|Moody's Investors Service

Public insurance proposals that Improve affordability and access to care for more households would be positive for US consumption. The fiscal impact on the US sovereign would depend on how these programs are financed and the effectiveness of cost saving measures.

14 Nov 2019|Moody's Investors Service

Growth in advanced economies will be soft over the next two years, while emerging markets will start to recover. Key risks will center on trade negotiations and the political environment.

18 Nov 2019|Moody's Investors Service

Australian RMBS and ABS delinquency rates will increase moderately in 2020, in an economic environment that will be muted but still supportive for most borrowers. The credit quality of covered bonds will remain strong, largely underpinned by the high quality of issuers.

11 Nov 2019|Moody's Investors Service

An increasingly antagonistic global political environment is exacerbating the gradual growth slowdown, weakening institutional strength and raising the risk of economic or financial shocks. Rising event risk renders the global environment less predictable for the 142 sovereigns we rate, and raises the possibility of reversals in capital flows that would hit the weakest sovereigns hardest. Watch the video.

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Citigroup collaboration with Google to offer current accounts is credit positive

Growth in US household debt continues to slow; credit performance stays strong

China's new health insurance guidelines are credit positive for insurers

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