GIC on Covid-19 changes in global investment landscape, In conversation with Antoinette Sayeh
Wednesday 5 August 2020 – Vol.11 Ed.32.2
Commentary: GIC on Covid-19 changes in global investment landscape
By Prakash Kannan in Singapore
The global community is facing a public health crisis, an economic crisis, and financial turmoil all at once – an unprecedented combination in modern times. From the viewpoint of Singapore’s GIC sovereign fund, the crisis brought to the fore already-apparent market vulnerabilities – and accelerated shifts in the global investment landscape.
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Meeting: In conversation with Antoinette Sayeh
Wednesday 12 August, 15:00-16:00 BST
Countries each face their own distinct set of problems as a result of the pandemic. The International Monetary Fund must therefore take many considerations into account in its handling of the global economic downturn. Antoinette Sayeh, deputy managing director of the IMF, joins Mark Sobel for a discussion on the IMF’s response to the crisis and ways forward for the months and years ahead.
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