May 2019 Market Review

Thursday 16 May 2019

May Market Review video

Presented by Eric Mijot from Amundi’s Strategy & Research

At the beginning of the second quarter, the equity market continues to perform due to two factors: the pause in Fed rates and the improvement in tariff negotiations between China and the United States. Global growth reached a significant level of 3.5% and the price of oil rise sharply as Brent increased by around 40% this year. There are two things to consider, a pause in the equity market can be expected and it will be important to monitor the dollar in the coming months.