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2017 Global Investment Outlook


2017 Global Investment Outlook – June Update

Uncharted Terrain: Today’s Global Market Drivers

Improving global economic indicators are supporting markets that have been flirting with all-time highs. Against a backdrop of historically low volatility and uncertain geopolitical risks, US and other global equity markets have many wondering whether this upward trend can continue. Franklin Templeton’s investment leaders discuss where they see opportunities and risks.


Economic Policy Shifts in the Developed Markets

Date Recorded: June 6, 2017 Our global macro CIO shares his view on the next likely policy shifts in major developed markets.


US Fixed Income: Risk and the Current Rate Environment

Date Recorded: June 6, 2017 Could the US credit sector be facing a near-term correction? Our fixed income expert weighs in.


The Undercurrent in Today’s Emerging Markets

Date Recorded: June 6, 2017 Our head of equities explains what’s driving economic growth in emerging markets and how those factors may impact investors.


Actively Navigating Asset Correlations and Dispersions

Date Recorded: June 6, 2017 How might investors position their portfolios for today’s markets? Gain perspective from our multi-asset solutions expert.


Global Investment Outlook – Uncharted Terrain: Today’s Global Market Drivers

Date Recorded: June 6, 2017 Watch the complete video, including additional content covering emerging markets prospects and risks, global fixed-income opportunities, and US fixed-income valuations.

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Meet the Panel

Edward D. Perks

Edward D. Perks, CFA

  • Chief Investment Officer, Franklin Templeton Multi-Asset Solutions
Christopher J. Molumphy

Christopher J. Molumphy, CFA

  • Chief Investment Officer, Franklin Templeton Fixed Income Group
Sonal Desai

Michael Hasenstab, Ph.D.

  • Chief Investment Officer, Templeton Global Macro
Stephen Dover

Stephen H. Dover, CFA

  • Head of Equities

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