Global Economy Tag

Easing recession risk suggests the worst may be behind us Growth vs defensive assets Growth assets returned 0.5%, marginally beating the 0.3% return from defensive assets. Growth assets have outperformed solidly over the past 12 months. Defensive assets Global bond yields rose further in August as resilient economic growth reduced the risk...

What happened in 2022? The COVID-19 pandemic finally started to become endemic in 2022, though it continued to cause issues in China. Despite this, the past year has been challenging for investors due to various factors. Inflation rose significantly in 2021 and continued to increase, largely...