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Monthly Barometer

Prescient and succinct analysis of what’s out there – it scans the horizon for you.

Since 2007 it’s been distinguishing the signals from the noise.

An analytical and predictive monthly newsletter that distills into one page those macro issues relevant to time-starved decision-makers.

We live in an era of mounting complexity and information overload. In such a context, trying to identify the most relevant analysis tends to resemble “drinking water from a fire hydrant”.

Our response is to focus on reducing complexity by conveying a simple (but not simplistic) message. To paraphrase John Maeda, we take away the obvious and add the meaningful.

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An antidote to information and analysis overload for today’s decision-makers

Endorsements

Some of the world’s leading thinkers and decision-makers endorse The Monthly Barometer.

We are overloaded with information and opinion: the question is where to find succinct insight. One of the best answers is the Monthly Barometer. It spots the links between the world's disparate trends: it makes me think. Five minutes a month could not be better spent.

ADAIR TURNER, CHAIRMAN, INSTITUTE FOR NEW ECONOMIC THINKING

Even for a decision-maker who has wide access to information, The Monthly Barometer provides an essential tool for understanding the fundamental political, economic and social forces at work.

KLAUS SCHWAB, FOUNDER AND EXECUTIVE CHAIRMAN, WORLD ECONOMIC FORUM

With no complex products to sell and no ideological axe to grind, the Barometer is that rare independent insight into global financial and economic trends. More importantly it is written by people who have wider perspectives and care about the real challenges of our times which extend beyond the role of finance..

CHANDRAN NAIR, CEO & FOUNDER, GLOBAL INSTITUTE FOR TOMORROW