Focused Insights

Why consumer is still your best bet amid slowdown

Choosing the consumer sector when investing in China seems like a no brainer given the sheer size of the country's population at 1.4 billion. But concerns have mounted with slowing economy and weaker demand.

How to cope with low interest rates?

The Federal Reserve has cut the federal funds rate by 75bps so far in 2019, a reversal from 2018 when it hiked rates by 100bps. With global central banks advocating accommodative monetary policy to counter lackluster economic growth and low inflation, rates are forecast to stay low in 2020.