German recovery faces constraints

A constrained recovery

juliane-burger
Juliane Bürger, Unicredit

Compared with its big international peers, the German economy is having a good run. Unemployment has fallen for 12 months in a row and economists have been busy marking up GDP growth forecasts for this year – the latest consensus is that the economy will grow 2.5%, the highest level in the eurozone. So has this fed into a resurgence of interest in investment, and more specifically structured products?

Before the collapse of Lehman Brothers, the German certificates market – listed structured produ

To continue reading...

You need to sign in to use this feature. If you don’t have a Risk.net account, please register for a trial.

Sign in
You are currently on corporate access.

To use this feature you will need an individual account. If you have one already please sign in.

Sign in.

Alternatively you can request an indvidual account here: