Markets

The chief investment strategist at $6 trillion fund giant BlackRock says Trump’s trade policy is the biggest risk to markets

Richard Turnill, BlackRock’s chief investment strategist, notes that a measure of geopolitical risk has spiked to the highest since March 2015. Out of all geopolitical risks, Turnill is most worried about President Donald Trump’s trade policy, which he says could disrupt global markets. As stocks continue their relentless pursuit of […]
The chief investment strategist at $6 trillion fund giant BlackRock says Trump’s trade policy is the biggest risk to markets
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The biggest risks facing the world in 2018

Every year, Eurasia Group puts out their Top Risks report, and the world pays attention – from Wall Street to Washington. Here is their ranking for the top risks facing the world in 2018. The following is a transcript of the video: The biggest risks facing the world in 2018 […]
The biggest risks facing the world in 2018
Markets

Big-money investors single out the biggest risk to markets over the next year

Geopolitical risk is the biggest fear in markets right now, according to a Barclays survey of over 700 institutional clients. The firm says it’s a combination of developments on the Korean peninsula, tensions with Russia, political turmoil in Saudi Arabia, Brexit, and less predictability in US foreign policy. Sometimes there’s […]
Big-money investors single out the biggest risk to markets over the next year