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Rigorous analysis of the true state of China’s economy and its growing global influence

Advice on managing the risks and opportunities of a changing climate; and tools to help clients comply with new regulations

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Fathom’s flagship Global Outlook service explores potential scenarios for the macroeconomy, financial markets and geopolitics over the coming quarters, identifying key opportunities and risks


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As many economies are once more either approaching recession or already in one, Fathom has restarted its trusted and insightful Recession Watch newsletter, which ran through the first years of the COVID pandemic. Click the link below to sign up to receive this and other research updates directly into your inbox.

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