Economic and asset allocation views Q3 2021

Economic and asset allocation views Q3 2021

🕔16:57, 9.Jul 2021

Economic overview .We are upgrading our forecast for global growth and now expect the world economy to expand by 5.9% this year (previously 5.3%) before slowing to 4.5% in 2022 (previously 4.6%). Our forecasts for inflation are also increased, with

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Mid-Year Investment Outlook: Mission transition

Mid-Year Investment Outlook: Mission transition

🕔16:28, 9.Jul 2021

Welcome to our mid-year Outlook, my first as the new chief investment officer at HSBC Asset Management. It is an honour to share with you our latest views on the world’s economies and markets. A huge thanks and best wishes

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Global Macro Outlook Third Quarter, 2021

Global Macro Outlook Third Quarter, 2021

🕔14:15, 9.Jul 2021

The recovery continues to gather pace. We’ve raised our growth forecasts and expect the global economy to grow by 6.1% this year and 4.3% in 2022. Both forecasts are well above the precrisis trend of around 3.0%. It’s important to

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Covid-19 index: when might life return to ‘normal’?

Covid-19 index: when might life return to ‘normal’?

🕔12:55, 9.Jul 2021

As one of the world’s largest economies the US is a key focus for investors. With every country attempting to return to normality following the coronavirus pandemic, we are monitoring when US economic activity might get back on track, as

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In Credit

In Credit

🕔10:32, 9.Jul 2021

The ‘roller coaster ride’ for US bond prices, post FOMC, has started to level out though yields were a little higher last week. The benchmark US 10-year yields around 1.5%. This places market levels close to the mid-point of the

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European equities: look for the winners to play the reflation trade, value revenge, and ESG disruption

European equities: look for the winners to play the reflation trade, value revenge, and ESG disruption

🕔09:35, 9.Jul 2021

Today, all eyes are on Europe. While the strongest national European football teams are animating a great competition, which is also signalling a sort of return to normality for Europeans, investors’ appetite for European equities is back and for good

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