After a tumultuous start to the year, investors could be forgiven for wondering which way to turn in a Covid-19 world. Here, managers from BNY Mellon Investment Management offer their roadmap for a possible route out of the crisis.
Since Covid-19 abruptly appeared and changed the lives of many, government-mandated lockdowns have forced a large portion of the global population to stay indoors. Although certain technologies have seen an uptick in demand due to stay-at-home orders, will these behaviours persist when things return to normal?
As volatility rips through markets battered by recent economic shocks, just how bad could conditions get and how can investors best gauge the timing and direction of their own market moves? Newton global strategist and member of the Real Return team, Brendan Mulhern, reflects on recent events and what might come next.
Starting the morning of 9 March through to the close of markets on the 20th, investors saw – and experienced – seismic financial shifts as a series of historic events rocked global markets. Here, BNY Mellon Investment Management managers reflect on these record-breaking events and their potential long-term impacts.