Tag: covid-19 vaccine

Capital and Risk, Macroeconomic

China continuing to outpace the U.S. economy, CFO survey reveals

December 2, 2020


For the second straight quarter, the world’s leading chief financial officers have a more positive outlook on the Chinese economy than they do for the economy of the United States. In the Q4 CNBC Global CFO Council Survey, CFOs gave […]

Capital and Risk, Macroeconomic

JPMorgan becomes first major bank to say first quarter GDP will decline because of coronavirus surge

November 20, 2020


JPMorgan economists now see an economic contraction in the first quarter due to the spreading coronavirus and related restrictions being imposed by states and cities. The new forecast is a departure from Wall Street’s widely held view that the first […]

Activity, Insurance

WHO to Form COVID Insurance Scheme for Vaccine Side-Effects in Poor Nations

October 29, 2020

Via: Insurance Journal

BRUSSELS – A vaccine scheme co-led by the World Health Organization is setting up a compensation fund for people in poor nations who might suffer any side-effects from COVID-19 vaccines, aiming to allay fears that could hamper a global rollout […]