Vontobel CIO: International Markets and Volatility
Chief Investment Officer, Portfolio Manager, Senior Research Analyst
Vontobel Asset Management
Vontobel CIO Matthew Benkendorf shares his views on the latest international market happenings:
1) The ways emerging markets are becoming more like developed markets – and vice versa
2) “Non-consensus” views on the Federal Reserve’s latest position and recent trade developments
3) How Vontobel is positioned to capitalize on the opportunities that volatility creates
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