February 25, 2021

Autonomous driving: a slow emergence

In recent years, marketers and product developers have done their fair share of using terms like Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning and Internet of Things as if they interchangeably stood for the future of our world

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February 17, 2021

All regions in the recovery stage of their economic cycles

Last month’s “risk-on” trend continued through February, in spite of concerns over the Coronavirus beginning to translate into lockdowns (in the UK and Germany), curfews (in, inter alia, France)

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February 16, 2021

Global stock market starts year hesitantly after better-than-feared 2020

The year began on an optimistic note, with the early-January Democratic Sweep in the US re-igniting the reflationary narrative.

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February 15, 2021

Roaring retail investors disrupt fundamental investing

January was a very eventful month

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February 12, 2021

Recovery continues amidst virus and variants

Equity markets keep going up. Risky assets are supported by expectations of new stimuli in the US and elsewhere.

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February 3, 2021

Ethnic diversity: why investors cannot afford to remain silent

In the era of responsible capitalism, corporations are increasingly affected by societal debates.

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January 20, 2021

Virus vs Vaccine

While the coronavirus is still spreading and the vaccine rollout is more challenging than anticipated, the latest manufacturing PMI are resisting well and improving.

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January 20, 2021

Firing on all cylinders

The year ended with financial markets firing on all cylinders and this carried on through the first week of January as, one by one, risks faded into the background on investors’ list of priorities.

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January 20, 2021

Mass vaccination fuels investor hopes

The global stock market concluded the year on an all-time high, with investors cheering the news flow and the start of the vaccination process in regions such as the US, the UK and the Eurozone, despite a pandemic still out of control in many of those – and other – regions.

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