Lowering risk in portfolios on rising trade tensions

UBS House View «September 2019»

Trade tensions between the US and China have escalated, increasing downside risks for both the global economy and markets. We are moving to an underweight in equities to lower our exposure to political uncertainty.

We continue to favor carry strategies in credit and foreign exchange markets, which benefit from central bank easing in a low growth environment.

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