Global stock markets moved higher and bond yields rose slightly from recent cycle lows but there are longer term growth concerns particularly outside the US. Listen to this episode of the podcast to find out more.
In this edition of the Zurich Podcast we look at the markets performance against the backdrop of concerns over a slowing global economy, coupled with rising geo-political risks and the unresolved US-China trade deal.
Richard Temperley talks to Ronan O’Neill about the current strong investment conditions and points out that instead of looking at interest rates rising in 2019, the markets are now likely to see US rates cut by the end of the year.
It was a volatile month for risk assets and equity markets suffered a significant fall. Concerns over trade tensions between the US and China also had an impact on investment markets. Richard Temperley and Ian Slattery discuss these issues and highlight Zurich’s current fund position.