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2021 Mid-Year Investment Outlook

What building back better means for economies and markets
13 August 2021
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    So far this year, the global economy has been in a ‘restoration phase’

    The story of the first half of 2021 boils down to a continued and impressively-fast recovery for the economy and corporate profits – especially in the US. This has been driven by:

    • vaccine rollout
    • central banks facilitating low interest rates and ease of borrowing
    • massive government spending to stimulate economies
    • rising consumer confidence