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  1. Global CIO Podcast: "We are seeing the first signs of recovery."

    Global CIO Podcast: "We are seeing the first signs of recovery."

    The resilience we highlighted last month has been on full display over the last few weeks. Despite a very recent pullback in US equities, markets have broadly rallied as many investors left the sidelines amid worries that they might miss out. As a result, many equity indices have managed to recoup a significant part, and in some cases all, of their year-to-date losses.

  2. Global CIO Podcast: "The US and Eurozone face the deepest recessions in the post-war period."

    Global CIO Podcast: "The US and Eurozone face the deepest recessions in the post-war period."

    The coronavirus pandemic and its economic toll remain squarely in investors' focus. However, encouraged by strong fiscal and monetary support and the prospect of a gradual easing of lockdowns in many countries, equities have largely held on to the double-digit gains they made since end-March.

  3. China's economic recovery from the coronavirus pandemic

    China's economic recovery from the coronavirus pandemic

    In this podcast Brian Blackstone chats to Credit Suisse's head of China Quantitative Insight David Murphy about how China's economy is responding to the COVID-19 pandemic.

  4. Global CIO Podcast: "This is unprecedented"

    Global CIO Podcast: "This is unprecedented"

    We are living in unprecedented times, and each day brings new data confirming the devastation wrought by the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic. The latest composite Purchasing Managers' Index (PMI) for April for the Eurozone, for example, sank to a record low of 13.5. To put this drop in context, the PMI would usually move between 45 and 55, with a level below 50 signifying a contraction. 

  5. Rising debt aims to steady economies in the wake of coronavirus

    In this podcast, Brian Blackstone chats to Credit Suisse economist Oliver Adler about the vast increase in public debt to finance the global pandemic response.

  6. Coronavirus and the global economy

    In this podcast Brian Blackstone chats to Credit Suisse chief economist James Sweeney about the effects of the coronavirus pandemic on the global economy.

  7. Global CIO Video: “We have clearly moved into a new world”

    Global CIO Video: "We have clearly moved into a new world"

    Only a few weeks ago, global equity markets were at fresh all-time highs. How rapidly things have changed. The global spread of the novel coronavirus and the impact of governments' dramatic containment measures have caused great concern, as global growth is hit. In the new Global CIO video, we look at the latest developments and our current views.

  8. Low inflation gives scope for major stimulus to address coronavirus pandemic

    Low inflation gives scope for major stimulus to address coronavirus pandemic

    Credit Suisse's chief European economist Neville Hill examines central banks' response to pandemic-triggered turmoil.

  9. Eying stability and progress in periods of crisis: History confirms that long-term investment views point to brighter times.

    Eying stability and progress in periods of crisis: History confirms that long-term investment views point to brighter times.

    Periods of financial shocks have come and gone in history. A century's worth of economic data shows that globally diversified long-term investment strategies consistently triumph above all others, even reaching new highs after the crises subside.

  10. Global CIO Video: Manufacturing recovery on hold

    Global CIO Video: Manufacturing recovery on hold

    Just when the recovery in industrial production was gaining pace, the novel coronavirus reined it back in. The outbreak poses a new challenge to the global economy as it has interrupted global supply chains and caused significant uncertainty. In the new Global CIO video, we look at the latest developments and our current views.