Expect investors and banks to join the climate-change fight; pain in Russia and South Africa; heightened risk in Hong Kong; and U.S. elections testing Wall Street nerves. Opportunities will abound, too. All this and more awaits in a pivotal year for politics, profit and planet.
Equities look overvalued, economies are slowing, and the world’s two biggest economies are at loggerheads. In 2019 there will be high flyers, high jinks, and more people getting high. But there are too many high-stakes situations for there not to be plenty more left high and dry. Read online or download the PDF.