- Hedge, Hedge, the continued leakage: 4 thousand disappeared funds
In 2019, the hedge funds that closed their doors were more than those held for baptism. It is the fifth consecutive year of a death that has inflicted suffering on a 3 trillion dollar sector.
- Networks: customers are growing
The networks greeted the arrival of 2020 with an increase in both the number of operational financial advisors and the number of customers served: the former grew by 3%, the families served by the networks instead increased by 6.4 percentage points.
- World Bank cuts GDP estimates to minimum from financial crisis
The World Bank has revised downwards its 2019 growth forecasts from 2.6% to 2.4%, the slower pace of the financial crisis. The GDP estimates for 2020 have been revised downwards from 2.7% to 2.5%, with those on the growth of emerging markets reduced from + 4.6% to + 4.1%.