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
The authors discuss sustainable investing, highlighting why there is not trade-off between a focus on sustainability and the maximisation of profit.
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.
The US economy is now entering recession. Initial jobless claims – a measure of the number of new filings to receive unemployment benefits – rose to 3.283 million for the week ending 21 March.
A summary of the factors driving global markets over the last month.
Just as headwinds from trade policy were beginning to dissipate, the outbreak of COVID-19 has pushed the global economy into recession.
Guide to the Markets
This weekly update provides a snapshot of changes in the economy and markets and their implications for investors.