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Market Updates: OECD Cuts Global Growth Forecasts for 2019 & 2020

Posted Thursday, March 7, 2019 by
Arslan Butt • 1 min read

The Organization for Economic Co-Operation & Development (OECD) lowered estimates for the global economy for the current year 2019 and next year 2020.

Certainly, the ongoing trade between the US-China and uncertainties over Brexit are keeping the market on its knees.

OECD now sees world GDP expanding at a rate of 3.3% in 2019 which is down by 0.2% compared to previous estimates. While 2020’s fresh growth estimate is 3.4%, down by 0.1%.

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Arslan Butt // Index & Commodity Analyst
Arslan Butt is our Lead Commodities and Indices Analyst. Arslan is a professional market analyst and day trader. He holds an MBA in Behavioral Finance and is working towards his Ph.D. Before joining FX Leaders Arslan served as a senior analyst in a major brokerage firm. Arslan is also an experienced instructor and public speaker.
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