A Coronavirus update: severity, consequences and implications for investors
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The spread of the coronavirus and its impact on global economic activity is increasingly troubling investors.
This weekly update provides a snapshot of changes in the economy and markets and their implications for investors.
Start the week off right with this one-page snapshot of headlines and market performance.
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.
The expected implications of coronavirus for short-term growth are creating challenges for EM currencies vs. the dollar. While there are a lot of unknowns, we still see opportunities.
With returns likely more sparse and volatility likely more frequent, knowing what you own will prove paramount with regard to portfolio construction.
Potential implications for pension plans
US exceptionalism shows signs of re-emerging, adding to the pressure on the euro. Could this cause the currency to break out of its recent range?