March 2020 Markets Round Up

Overview

As the first quarter of 2020 comes to a close, it is clear that the world is not facing a regular recession, but a shock to global markets that is unprecedented among developed economies in any post-war period. Governments around the world have to juggle both economic and health issues which can be very tricky especially amongst an increasingly political environment for some (2020 elections in the US and Singapore). Global COVID-19 cases have surged, nearing a million cases with over 45,000 deaths. Furt