UBS Investor Sentiment Confidence remains high

Brazilian investors see a road to prosperity

Q4 2019

Confidence is higher than global peers

Own region's economy (next 12 months)

Own region's stock (next 6 months)


Optimism stems from improved business environment

But many remain concerned about important social issues


Above average optimism for global economy and markets

Global economy (next 12 months)

Global stock (next 6 months)


Many prefer developed markets for investment opportunities ...

... and would like to know more about:


Which strategies are Brazilians considering to increase yield?


Top concerns to impede my financial goals

How investors plan to protect their portfolios


Many look for safer options …

… and plan to move more assets offshore


Business owner spotlight


About the survey

UBS surveyed 178 investors and 50 business owners in Brazil with at least USD 1M in investable assets (for investors) or at least USD 250k in annual revenue and at least one employee other than themselves (for business owners), from December 19, 2019 – January 12, 2020.



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