Economic View: Real Time

A single web-based source for leading indicators, forecasts, and analyses of the global economy.

The Economic View-Real Time information service is the single web-based source that covers the global economy and financial markets around the clock. The service provides real-time analysis of key economic and financial market developments along with analysis of more than 250 economic releases. Economic View enables users to easily access data, analysis of economic events, trends and risks.

Key Features

Data and Forecasts

  • Nearly 300,000 economic and financial market data series available to download in Excel.
  • Macroeconomic forecasts for 100+ countries/jurisdictions.


  • Coverage of more than 250 global economic releases
    A first-take analysis is provided within 5 minutes of a release.
    Followed by concise analysis on what the data means for the outlook within the hour.
  • Daily Global Economic Roundup
    Overview of the day in the global economy and what’s ahead tomorrow.
  • Daily Economic Briefings for LatAm, Europe and Asia/Pacific
    Review and look ahead of key economic and financial market developments in each region.
  • Weekly Preview and Highlights for U.S./Canada, Europe, Asia/Pacific and LatAm
    A look at the week that was and a look ahead, including forecasts for key high-frequency economic data.
  • Weekly Chartbooks for U.S.
    A comprehensive dive into the key U.S. economic data released each week and the implications it had for our forecasts.
  • Trackers
    Tools to help you understand key trends and risks at a glance.
    These include Monitoring the Road to a U.S. Recession, Regional Risk Matrix, Quick and Dirty Economy, Current Quarter GDP Estimate and the Geopolitical Risk Calendar


  • Rely on a single source for timely economic coverage.
  • Get a complete view on the macroeconomy quickly.
  • Leverage 20+ years of economic and forecasting expertise.
  • Gain confidence in your projections.
  • Customize the service to meet your needs.
  • Access service over the web, anytime on any device.


Winner of 10 categories in the 2019 FocusEconomics Analyst Forecast Awards.

Winner of the Consensus Economics 2018 Forecast Accuracy Award for the United States.

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