Even as the pandemic continues to delay a full normalization of the global economy, the exit from emergency support has begun. Mark Stevens and Paul Dickson provide a fourth quarter summary of the significant implications and opportunities as a result from the pandemic.
The quarter saw many issues pressed to the brink – of failure, transition, collapse and default. Given everything that transpired – or almost did – the limited losses in most markets were a remarkable testament to their fortitude.
The reopening of the economy and the increase in availability of the COVID-19 vaccine has led to a strong recovery for the start of the year. Our banking experts provide a summary and review new developments that have investors optimistic about the economic recovery.