Investment Insights (Q4 2023)

The global markets faced another volatile quarter, with both equities and fixed income declining primarily due to expectations surrounding interest rates. The slowdown in the Chinese economy is having a material impact on the Asia region and global financial markets. 

Mercer’s Investment Portfolio Manager James Wilson shares insights from Mercer’s global network of investment experts covering:

  • What factors impacted investments during quarter three.
  • The slowdown in the Chinese economy and the impacts that is having on local and global financial markets. 
  • Key trends we anticipate for the remainder of the year and the outlook for 2024. 
This information has been prepared by Mercer (N.Z.) Limited for general information only. The information does not take into account your personal objectives, financial situation or needs.

31 October 2023