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The challenges facing markets (that aren’t Covid-19)

Ed Monk

Ed Monk - Fidelity Personal Investing

This week, with Coronavirus the only news story in town right now, what have investors been taking their eyes off during the pandemic?

Many of the economic risks facing markets before the crisis haven’t gone away and we’ll discuss those today, including China and the US, Hong Kong and negative interest rates.

Important information: The value of investments and the income from them can go down as well as up, so you may get back less than you invest. Investors should note that the views expressed may no longer be current and may have already been acted upon. Overseas investments will be affected by movements in currency exchange rates. Investments in emerging markets can be more volatile than other more developed markets. Reference to specific securities should not be construed as a recommendation to buy or sell these securities and is included for the purposes of illustration only. This information is not a personal recommendation for any particular investment. If you are unsure about the suitability of an investment you should speak to an authorised financial adviser.

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