US President Donald Trump gestures as he leaves a news conference at the 50th World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, on January 22. Photo: Reuters US President Donald Trump gestures as he leaves a news conference at the 50th World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, on January 22. Photo: Reuters
US President Donald Trump gestures as he leaves a news conference at the 50th World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, on January 22. Photo: Reuters
David Brown
Opinion

Opinion

Macroscope by David Brown

Why the coronavirus threat, new trade barriers and massive global debt will not dampen stock markets

  • Central banks seem committed to loose monetary policy, which means the wall of money they have created since the 2008 financial crisis needs to find a home
  • Negative yields in mainstream bond markets, meanwhile, will push investors towards equities

US President Donald Trump gestures as he leaves a news conference at the 50th World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, on January 22. Photo: Reuters US President Donald Trump gestures as he leaves a news conference at the 50th World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, on January 22. Photo: Reuters
US President Donald Trump gestures as he leaves a news conference at the 50th World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, on January 22. Photo: Reuters
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