【HSBC Market Information】Lockdown

Summary Macro Outlook Governments have imposed hugely restrictive measures to suppress COVID-19. Economic activity has fallen at a precipitous pace March activity data across developed markets fell at an alarming rate. Early data for April show further, pronounced weakness Q2 is likely to see double-digit declines in GDP (not annualised) across developed economies. Consensus growth […]

【HSBC Market Information】Global equities pressured amid ongoing coronavirus concerns and weak US PMI data

Key Takeaways Japan’s economy contracted more sharply than expected in Q4 2019, amid the impact of the consumption tax hike In the coming week, global investors will continue to monitor the economic fallout of the coronavirus outbreak Global equities pressured amid ongoing coronavirus concerns and weak US PMI data Investor risk aversion supported developed market […]

【HSBC Market Information】Stocks posted strong gains in 2019

Key Takeaways US stocks and Treasury yields edged higher on Tuesday amid light trading Most European and Asian stock markets ended the last trading session of 2019 lower but notched strong annual gains Read Full Article       This article was presented to you by HSBC.    

【HSBC Investment Monthly】Proactive policy action

Summary   Macro Outlook Global growth continues to face headwinds from a downturn in the industrial cycle and uncertainty related to trade tensions. Nevertheless, the trend in the global Nowcast remains broadly stable at around 2% US growth remains robust but is likely to moderate. A marked fall in some business surveys of late has […]