Skip to main content

Economics View

The economics team headed by our Chief Economist Dr Holger Schmieding has economists in London, New York and Hamburg. With this international presence we can offer our clients insights from the key financial centres.

"The economy and politics shape the major trends on the financial markets, in Germany, Europe and the world. We look at the top issues and discuss them with our clients."

Dr Holger Schmieding, Chief Economist

Chart of the week

On our research portal
Every week we present a different chart on current develop­ments toge­ther with our in-depth analysis and offer you our assess­ments.

Forecasts at a glance

On our research portal
Every week we provide you with a fore­cast of the economic develope­ment in the most impor­tant economies.


On our research portal
As required, we publish in-depth analyses on important individual topics and long-term outlooks such as the Euro Plus Monitor or Strategy 2030.

Macro views

Biden, Brexit, virus trends, economic outlook
US politics: A tighter race? With roughly ten weeks to go until the US election on 3 November, Biden's lead over Trump in the betting market has narrowed further.

Macro flash

Eurozone inflation picks up as shops shun summer sales
Two major drivers explain the rise in inflation: 1. non-energy industrial goods and 2. energy.

Outlook in pictures

Learning to live with the virus. Economic and political outlook for 2H 2020
The worst is over in the advanced world – as long as sufficient caution prevails to contain virus outbreaks. Three major assumptions...

Economic Calendar

Important dates to keep in view
Keep an eye on upcoming dates and events throughout the world with direct bearing on the economies and economic developments.



Please find your personal contacts below sorted by the respective locations.


Chief Economist
Dr Holger Schmieding
Phone +49 40 350 60-8021

Senior Economist
Dr Jörn Quitzau
Phone +49 40 350 60-113

Marion Stange
Phone +49 40 350 60-8310


Chief Economist
Dr Holger Schmieding
Phone +49 40 350 60-8021

Dr Florian Hense
Phone +44 20 3207-7859

Senior Economist
Kallum Pickering
Phone +44 20 3465-2672

New York

Head of Economics (US)
Dr Mickey Levy
Phone +1 646 949-9099

Roiana Reid
Phone +1 646 949 9098