The five forecasts every investor should heed in 2017


After the political upheavals of 2016, a period of profound social and economic change is upon us. John Stepek looks at the big trends investors must be ready for next year.

Twenty sixteen was the year that populations around the globe said: “enough is enough”. A decade on from the first inklings of the financial crisis, the global economy remains fragile, debt remains high and voters still fear for their jobs, their savings, and their future prosperity. Now they’re demanding change – and investors [...]