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Thought Leaders - Natalia Gurushina

Chief Economist, Emerging Markets Fixed Income Strategy

About Natalia

Understanding the macroeconomic nuances of the emerging markets takes a keen eye, developed over years of practice.  However, more importantly, the ability to translate and clearly communicate the ramifications of these trends is an innate skill.  Natalia combines these qualities through sharing her daily views on the emerging markets.

My Insights

Emerging Markets Debt Daily

October 23, 2020

Passing the Policy Buck Mexico-Style

by Natalia Gurushina, Chief Economist, Emerging Markets Fixed Income Strategy

Mexico’s President calls for lower interest rates. Argentina’s external accounts show a lack of adjustment despite the deep recession.

Emerging Markets Debt Daily

October 22, 2020

Turkey. Roasted. Again.

by Natalia Gurushina, Chief Economist, Emerging Markets Fixed Income Strategy

Turkey surprised the market by keeping its benchmark rate on hold. Mexico’s inflation accelerated more than expected, reducing policy space for the central bank.

Emerging Markets Debt Daily

October 21, 2020

EM Growth – More Global Hiccups?

by Natalia Gurushina, Chief Economist, Emerging Markets Fixed Income Strategy

South Korea’s flash foreign trade numbers point to the on-going global rebound, but the second-wave concerns pose a major risk. Brazil’s bill on the central bank’s formal independence can be approved this week.

Emerging Markets Debt Daily

October 20, 2020

Turkey – On A Path To Policy Redemption?

by Natalia Gurushina, Chief Economist, Emerging Markets Fixed Income Strategy

The consensus sees another sizable rate hike in Turkey. China keeps the benchmark rates on hold, creating additional policy space if growth disappoints.