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How Will Central Banks React to the Novel Coronavirus?
Fixed Income

How Will Central Banks React to the Novel Coronavirus?

The coronavirus outbreak poses many questions for fixed income investors, including whether current global market volatility is an overreaction, how global economic growth will be affected and for how long. Against this backdrop, John Beck, Franklin Templeton’s Director of Fixed Income, London, gives his take on how he thinks global central banks will respond to the outbreak and the likely impact on fixed income markets.

Will Equities See a Sweeter ’16 Ahead?
Equity

Will Equities See a Sweeter ’16 Ahead?

Global equity markets last year were weighed down by sputtering growth in developed economies, slumping emerging markets and collapsing commodity ...