Asset Allocation, financial markets and equity strategy for September 2016
Video published on 05/09/2016
In August, financial markets have shown good performance, accompanied by low volatility and justified by macroeconomic data that have surprised positively. These favorable data have been the main argument by the president of the Fed at the time to justify further increases in the reference rate in the United States, a bullish outlook contrasted significantly with other developed economies, where monetary policies they remain extremely lax. Elena Serrano, Customer Management Strategy of Banco Sabadell, presented in this video investment prospect for the month of September in the financial markets. You can stay informed of the topicality of the financial markets on the web "Sabadell Investor". Content subtitled in English.
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