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The Great Escape for equities

Read about global markets and trends in this monthly Investment Outlook.

Published on 10 Jan 20241 minute read

This monthly commentary gives a roundup of global markets and trends. 

In this edition:

  • Equities are set to outperform bonds, boosted by solid sales and elevated profit margins
  • The US equity market rally will broaden beyond AI-led stocks
  • UK large caps are favoured over domestics as the global economy is expected to perform better than the UK
  • Reasons for a US dollar depreciation and gold appreciation are outlined
  • A more favourable environment for gilts is predicted as inflation continues to decelerate

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