- April 4, 2023
- Posted by:AssetManagement
The interest rate hikes are gradually showing their effect (04.04.2023)
After yesterday in the U.S., the ISM Purchasing Managers Index for manufacturing and its inflation component has come back surprisingly strong, were published today the job openings JOLTS, which were more than half a million below expectations. So far, the bad news was rather good news, because in the sense of the FED in the fight against inflation. These were sharp declines, which indicate that inflation dynamics are flattening. Disinflationary trends in the industrial sector may intensify into the summer. Some central bank and inflation figures suggest that the phase of interest rate hikes may be over. The U.S. stock market is currently trending slightly lower, while most altcoins are trading higher and Bitcoin is flat. Whether crypto can break free further and how Bitcoin presents itself in the current constellation with rising gold prices and a lower US dollar will be exciting to watch.(Source)
- Growth through innovation/creativity:
Rather than being constrained by ideas for new products, services and new markets coming from just a few people, a Thinking Corporation can tap into the employees.
- Increased profits:
The corporation will experience an increase in profits due to savings in operating costs as well as sales from new products, services and ventures.
- Higher business values:
The link between profits and business value means that the moment a corporation creates a new sustainable level of profit, the business value is adjusted accordingly.
- Lower staff turnover:
This, combined with the culture that must exist for innovation and creativity to flourish, means that new employees will be attracted to the organisation.