Why interest rates are likely to stay low
January 27, 2020 (7.22mins)
Colin Ellis and Madhavi Bokil of the Credit Strategy & Research team discuss some of the forces that are dragging down interest rates globally and the policy challenges that the persistent low rate environment pose for major central banks.
Macroeconomics – Global: Lower-for-longer interest rates: Causes, consequences and credit implications
Real interest rates will remain at historic lows over the next several years, as long-term and slow-moving factors continue to exert downward pressure on the natural rate of interest.