Global economy Untangling the trade war
From trade peace to trade war
…and a few lucky winners
Main asset classesMost asset classes showed a strong performance in 2019. Investors should not expect to see this feat repeated in 2020 although financial assets will likely continue to benefit from generally low yields.
Alternative investmentsAlternative investments have become increasingly established as a building block of portfolios, particularly in today’s world of low-for-longer interest rates and yields.
Investment strategy 2020Now that interest rates around the world have reached record lows or slipped into negative territory, even risk-averse investors will need to buy higher-risk assets to generate positive returns.