Global Market Outlook

Resiliency Retested

The COVID-19 challenge severely tested global markets in 2020. Aided by unprecedented monetary and fiscal stimulus, markets responded with surprising resiliency. As we move into 2021, however, we expect markets will face another major test.

About the Global Market Outlook

As investment challenges grow more complex, State Street’s Global Market Outlook was created to alert investors to portfolio risks and opportunities in the coming year, based on the research of our investment teams. Research on near-term and longer-term market issues is at the heart of who we are as investors. It drives the kinds of outcome-oriented portfolios we create for clients, drawing on the full range of our indexed and active solutions, as well as our asset allocation expertise.