UBS Global Economic and Monetary Policy Outlook

Knowledge Network

Trade tensions, negative rates environment, low inflation rates– in the current times of uncertainty, financial markets are looking to the decisions of central banks for monetary policy developments.

In order to shed light on the current developments and future trends Roberto Campos Neto, President of the Central Bank of Brazil, Fritz Zurbrügg, Vice Chairman of the Governing Board, Swiss National Bank, and Axel A. Weber, Chairman of the Board of Directors, UBS Group AG, discussed key monetary policy topics in a panel discussion hosted by Beat Siegenthaler from the UBS Knowledge Network.

When will normalization of monetary policy begin? Why is Switzerland a special case when it comes to monetary policy? What does the inflation development in Emerging Markets look like? Is this the start of a return to a global zero-rate environment? These were only some of the key questions our panel guests discussed.

Watch the recording of the live event to get all the insights from our top-level speakers.