Market Outlook – June 2020

Elon Musk’s SpaceX created history by launching astronauts into the space for the first time ever from a commercially made spacecraft. This at a time when the world is still struggling with the virus lends out some hope, that we should not write off human ingenuity. It also underscores the importance of innovation and technology […]

Market Outlook – April 2020

Pandemic and recovery hereon Over the past few decades, the world has seen recessions, wars, and natural calamities; yet, a pandemic of the magnitude that we are witnessing today perhaps only happens once a century. Yet, to say that this event was a Black Swan, an “unknown unknown”, something we didn’t know that we don’t […]

Market Outlook – January 2020

Global Market US Economy: The US Federal Reserve (Fed) kept interest rates unchanged at 1.5-1.75% and signaled keeping them steady through 2020. Meanwhile, the US gross domestic product (GDP) advanced 2.1% on-year in the third quarter (Q3) of 2019 compared with 2% growth in Q2 2019. Eurozone: The European Central Bank (ECB) kept its main […]

Market Outlook – December 2019

IBC, Financial Sector and Current Developments Even as we have stayed positive on Indian markets over the past few months, we have repeatedly highlighted stress in the financial sector as the key risk for markets as well as the real economy. And on that front, recent developments provide some glimmer of hope. First, the Supreme […]

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