Coronavirus

WHAT ARE THE CONSEQUENCES FOR FINANCIAL MARKETS?

As the virus is turning from a regional health crisis to a global issue, uncertainties about the global economic impact have been rising sharply. Therefore, we would like to keep you updated on the latest developments and share  the views from our boutiques' Research and Investments experts.

Please see all current publications below, we will keep this page updated with all the latest information.

 
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Generali Insurance Asset Management

A test of character for Europe

06/04/2020

Down but not out. The contagion of the corona virus continues, but at a slower pace. In the first days of April the total number of recorded cases, now well over one million globally, was rising by about 8.5% a day, vs. 12% around 25 March. …..

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Generali Insurance Asset Management

Covid-19 Facts & Figures

02/04/2020

April 2: 79,861 total new cases, vs 76,875 the previous day and 70,400 5-day average. Now confirmed 1,015,182 cases worldwide (197 countries & territories), 81,620 in China and 933,562 in the Rest of the World (RoW)…..

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Generali Investments Partners

WEBINAR REPLAY:
Will the Covid-19 affect the geopolitical landscape?

01/04/2020

with Lucio Caracciolo
Professor of Geopolitics and Professional Journalist
 

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Generali Insurance Asset Management

Covid-19 Facts & Figures

01/04/2020

March 31: 73,527 total new cases, vs 62,482 the previous day and 65,309 5-day average. Now confirmed 858,446 cases worldwide (195 countries and territories), 81,544 in China and 776,902 in the Rest of the World (RoW)….

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Generali Insurance Asset Management

Covid-19 Facts & Figures

31/03/2020

March 30: 62,482 total new cases, vs 59,253 the previous day and 62,769 5-day average. Now confirmed 784,919 cases worldwide (193 countries and territories), 81,518 in China and 703,401 in the Rest of the World (RoW). …

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Generali Insurance Asset Management

Covid-19 Facts & Figures

30/03/2020

March 29: 59,253 total new cases, vs 66,726 the previous day and 59,957 5-day average. Now confirmed 722,437 cases worldwide, 81,439 in China and 640,998 in the Rest of the World (RoW). Overall, 192 countries and territories have reported cases of Covid-19. ….

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Generali Insurance Asset Management

Covid-19 Facts & Figures

25/03/2020

US Federal officials reached an agreement for a $2 trillion stimulus package. The package would include a $500bn fund to help hard-hit industries and a comparable amount for direct payments to families,….

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Generali Insurance Asset Management

One month for the history books

20/03/2020

Global equities (MSCI World) have lost 30% since the 19th of February, as the Chinese sanitary crisis morphed into a Global Covid Crisis (GCC). This is the fastest sell-off ever. …

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Generali Insurance Asset Management

MARKET COMMENTARY:
ECB delivers another
“whatever-it-takes” moment

19/03/2020

Following the announcement of a bold policy package at the March 12 meeting the ECB intensified its attempts to fight the pandemic fallout and to restore confidence in EMU….

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Generali Insurance Asset Management

MARKET VIEW VIDEO
2020: VIRAL

13/03/2020

In this video Vincent Chaigneau, Head of Research, takes a look at the impact of Coronavirus on the world economy and markets, possible policy actions and what might just be a silver lining. Find out more!

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Generali Insurance Asset Management

MARKET COMMENTARY:
ECB delivers bold measures but sees the ball primarily in the field of fiscal policy

12/03/2020

The ECB delivered a bold policy package to fight the fallout from the Covid-19 pandemic on euro area activity. As expected the focus was to safeguard credit creation…

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Generali Insurance Asset Management

MARKET COMMENTARY:
COVID-19 contagion,
the latest updates

09/03/2020

Italy has just adopted severe containment measures; other countries will inevitably follow. Those measures will eventually help contagion to slow, though near-term they will also add to the drag on the economy …

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Generali Insurance Asset Management

MARKET COMMENTARY
ITALY: DOWNSIDE RISKS TO
GROWTH INCREASE

06/03/2020

The number of COVID-19 cases is increasing but remains concentrated in some parts of Northern Italy. The government has decided further containment measures: …

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Generali Insurance Asset Management

MARKET COMPASS
MARCH 2020

06/03/2020

Due to the global spreading of the Covid-19, fears for economic activity increase. The data released this month will provide a first assessment of the damages….

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Aperture Investors

Blog:
Coronavirus & Markets

29/02/2020

As the virus continues to spread, Aperture Investors’ CEO Peter Kraus and the managers share their thoughts on the virus’s potential impact on markets and the global economy.

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Generali Insurance Asset Management

Market perspectives:
VIRAL UNCERTAINTIES

28/02/2020

With Covid-19 going global, we scale back the previously cautious pro-risk bias in our portfolios.

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Generali Insurance Asset Management

Market commentary:
TRACING THE VIRUS HIT

18/02/2020

The January meeting brought no changes in either the assessment of the economy or in the policy rate.

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Generali Insurance Asset Management

Market perspectives: -
(VIR)ALTERATION OF
INVESTOR OPTIMISM

31/01/2020

Just as the trade truce provided broad-based relief, the Coronavirus is unsettling global markets.

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Generali Insurance Asset Management

Focal Point:
THE CORONA VIRUS:
WHAT TO EXPECT?

30/01/2020

The outbreak of the Corona virus (2019-nCoV) is spreading fears around the globe and rattling financial markets.

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