A pedestrian looks at a display showing global stock market information in Tokyo, Japan, on November 6. Photo: EPA-EFE A pedestrian looks at a display showing global stock market information in Tokyo, Japan, on November 6. Photo: EPA-EFE
A pedestrian looks at a display showing global stock market information in Tokyo, Japan, on November 6. Photo: EPA-EFE
Neal Kimberley
Opinion

Opinion

Macroscope by Neal Kimberley

What impact will a coronavirus vaccine have on financial markets?

  • Not only would a vaccine re-energise equity demand for sectors hard hit by Covid-19, but it could also divert funds back to the US, although Asia will remain attractive
  • The implications for Treasuries and currencies are more open to question

A pedestrian looks at a display showing global stock market information in Tokyo, Japan, on November 6. Photo: EPA-EFE A pedestrian looks at a display showing global stock market information in Tokyo, Japan, on November 6. Photo: EPA-EFE
A pedestrian looks at a display showing global stock market information in Tokyo, Japan, on November 6. Photo: EPA-EFE
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