AIB Economic Research Unit

Daily Commentary 

  • Volatile day on FX markets

    There was some volatility in the main currency pairs over the last 24 hours, as markets reacted to a busy day of newsflow. Sterling fell as UK retail sales declined more sharply than had been expected in September. The UK currency recovered later in the day, perhaps a Read More..
    October 20, 2017 08:09

Weekly Market Brief

  • 23rd-27th October 2017

    It could prove quite a challenge for fixed-income markets to hold their recent ranges over... Read More..
    October 20, 2017 03:00
  • 16th-20th October 2017

    It has been a volatile few days for sterling as it responded to the ebb and ow of information on Brexit... Read More..
    October 13, 2017 03:09

Special Updates

  • Budget 2018 Briefing

    The Irish economy has performed strongly in recent years, which has helped to boost tax receipts. Meanwhile... Read More..
    October 10, 2017 05:44
  • US Economy Special

    Current US Expansion Could Prove Longest on Record... Read More..
    September 22, 2017 12:08

Global Economy & Financial Markets

Economic & Financial Forecasts

 

Irish Economy Watch

  • October 2017

    The services PMI averaged 58.5 in Q3, suggesting further strong growth in the sector... Read More..
    October 13, 2017 08:31
 

Forex & IR Monthly

  • October 2017

    Global economic recovery continues to gather momentum as IMF revises up its forecasts... Read More..
    October 18, 2017 10:39
 

Interest Rate Forecasts

  • October 2017

    See the latest Interest Rate Forecasts from AIB. Read More..
    October 18, 2017 10:41
 

Housing Market Bulletin

  • September 2017

    Prices accelerating amid continuing supply shortfall... Read More..
    September 28, 2017 10:06
 

ECB Watch

  • September 2017

    ECB signals QE tapering decision likely in October... Read More..
    September 08, 2017 10:25
 

Forex Forecasts

  • October 2017

    See the latest Exchange Rate Forecasts from AIB Read More..
    October 18, 2017 10:49
 

Irish Economic Updates

  • August 2017

    Strong growth forces are at work in the Irish economy... Read More..
    August 15, 2017 10:02
 

BoE Watch

  • August 2017

    BoE holds fire, for now... Read More..
    August 03, 2017 04:16
 

Global Economic Forecasts

  • October 2017

    See the latest Global Economy Forecasts from AIB Read More..
    October 03, 2017 09:24
 

Irish Economy Presentations

  • October 2017

    Latest slide pack detailing the performance of the Irish economy. Read More..
    October 03, 2017 09:22
 

Fed Watch

  • September 2017

    The Federal Reserve announced following yesterday’s meeting that it would begin the process of balance sheet reduc Read More..
    September 21, 2017 03:48
 

Irish Economic Forecasts

  • August 2017

    See the latest Irish Economic Forecast Table from AIB Read More..
    August 03, 2017 11:06

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Oliver Mangan
Chief Economist
oliver.n.mangan@aib.ie

John Fahey
Senior Economist
john.j.fahey@aib.ie

Dara Turnbull
Economist
dara.c.turnbull@aib.ie