EMEA Market Insights looks ahead to 2020 and considers what might be in store for global markets.
The investment landscape is changing as savers and governments place greater scrutiny on environmental, social and governance (ESG) factors. In this piece we highlight the driving forces and discuss the ways in which investors can include ESG factors
THE INVESTMENT OUTLOOK FOR 2019: MID-YEAR UPDATE
We expect another positive year for emerging market debt in 2020, with base case expectations of about 8% returns for emerging market hard currency, and 11% for emerging market local currency.
Japanese GDP for the fourth quarter fell by 6.3% annualised versus the previous quarter – below market expectations.
Canadian and Australian equities offer defensive, income-producing opportunities, and can help diversify exposure to larger stock markets such as those of the U.S. and Europe.
US Economy Health Check chart book
Our Market Insight teamtake a look at the political event of 2020 and how the US election may affect financial markets and what could it mean for all of us.
Combining the broadest possible range of assets can help income-hungry investors take advantage of the merits of diversification and optimise the risk-return mix within their portfolio.