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Last week saw a degree of market alarm across the world. Recent weak economic data, deflation worries in Europe and a falling oil price sparked large swings in asset prices. However, many of the movements have been disproportionate in our view and we continue to prefer...
Fears of renewed recession in Europe and slower growth in China have prompted an 8% fall in European equity markets since 19th September.
Each month, the bank's archivist Pamela Hunter publishes an illustrated article which looks at a single item from our historical collections and the story behind it.