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2024 Annual Wealth Outlook
Slow then grow: Investing in the markets’ big reset

2024 Annual Wealth Outlook

Slow then grow: Investing in the markets’ big reset

As we enter 2024, we are faced with several conundrums as investors. Given how high interest rates are, how has the world economy avoided recession? Is a downturnimminent? With all of the geopolitical challenges, what should we consider when investing for the future?

Welcome to Wealth Outlook 2024: Citi Global Wealth’s annual report presents our assessment of the global economy and the potential opportunities that follow for the coming year and beyond.

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Global Strategy ꟾ Quadrant

Global Strategy ꟾ Quadrant April 19, 2024

Farewell Goldilocks! See You Again Someday

Strong US labor market data, consumer spending and a global trade/manufacturing recovery are “good reasons” for resumed upward pressure on interest rates. In contrast, a “surprise” rebound in US inflation after a sharp slowing in 2023 is driving tighter financial conditions. (i.e., a stronger US dollar, higher bond yields and lower share prices together).

Inflation measures spiked in the first quarter for a third consecutive year. But more than mere seasonal distortions, data suggest some of the slowing in the US CPI was overstated in 2023.

The inflation news requires a reset of the Fed’s “confidence vigil” before it can commence in unwinding restrictive monetary policy. This pushes back the timing of any potential Fed easing step to July 2024 at the earliest in our view.

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Sustainable Investing Spotlight

Sustainable Investing Spotlight

Planting for tomorrow: Weaving sustainability into the path toward food security

Rising global food insecurity has come under the spotlight following a series of geopolitical shocks, including the COVID-19 pandemic and Russia’s invasion of Ukraine. Food security concerns have also been compounded by the effects of a shifting climate and increasing evidence of damage caused by accelerating biodiversity loss and water scarcity. Amid concerns about immediate and long-term food security, agriculture policies are caught in the crossfire between short-term food security and sustainability.

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