Investment Clock Economic report: when fear abates
Global activity is undergoing a sharp pullback as a result of the coronavirus and efforts to contain it. Large scale economic policy support has included temporary ‘bridging’ measures to help companies and households get through a difficult period for cash flows. Once virus fears have abated, outright fiscal and monetary stimulus can help support the recovery. Read more about Melanie’s views on the potential shape of that recovery and the key factors that will influence it.
Past performance is not a reliable indicator of future results. The value of investments and the income from them is not guaranteed and may go down as well as up and investors may not get back the amount originally invested. The views expressed are the author’s own and do not constitute investment advice.