In our last Forecast Report from January 2020, Peter Warnes Head of Equity Research wrote that the strong gains of 2019 would be overshadowed by continued volatility and uncertainty as low interest rates persist, trade tensions gnaw and debt hovers at record levels. Fast forward to July where investors have experienced the impact of COVID-19, increased trade tensions and ongoing low interest rates.

Morningstar’s Investment Forecast Report for 2020/21 is intended to give you an overview of key themes, opportunities and risks that are expected for Australian investors over the next 6 months.In our latest Investment Forecast Report, Peter Warnes, Head of Equity Research discusses what we can expect to see over the next six months from equity markets, including:

  • Investors bumpy road to recovery from COVID-19
  • Australia’s relationship with China and where forward from here
  • The impact of zero interest rates on growth for investors
  • The upcoming U.S election – Could this be a turning point?
  • Rising geopolitical tensions without any involvement from the Middle East

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