Five key market themes to look out for in 2017

The headwinds of 2016 are behind us. As we look ahead, financial conditions and monetary policy all look supportive of growth but global political upheaval, trade uncertainty and a US economy already long in the tooth remain concerns.

What does it all mean for markets in 2017? Will the US back up its rhetoric with action? Can China continue to surprise? Have commodities moved past the bear market?

" The headwinds of 2016 are behind us.
Mark Rider, Head of Investment Strategy & Portfolio Management, ANZ

Below, we run through the key themes to watch out for on markets in 2017. You can read a detailed take in ANZ’s 2017 Global Market Outlook report by clicking HERE.

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Mark Rider is Head of Investment Strategy and Portfolio Management at ANZ and will take over as Chief Investment Officer for ANZ Wealth Australia effective March 10 2017.

The views and opinions expressed in this communication are those of the author and may not necessarily state or reflect those of ANZ.

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