Geopolitical Risks on the Radar

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Geopolitical Risks on the Radar

BlackRock’s Global Investment 4Q17 report is out and reveals the top geopolitical forces on their watch list. The top three? North American trade negotiations, a North Korea conflict, and U.S.-China tensions.

“Most geopolitical shocks have short-lived market impacts, except in regions directly affected. We view long-term government bonds as useful diversifiers against volatility and equity market selloffs sparked by such shocks.” — BlackRock

Read BlackRock’s full blog here, where you can access their full Global Investment Outlook Q4 and a top ten list of geopolitical risks for 2017.

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