What does the job profile of a private banker look like and what are the challenges when it comes to preserving wealth? Laura Künlen and Giovanna Lagutaine, Market Head Switzerland, discuss these questions and more as well as explore the Rothschild & Co Art Collection.
Two months since the collapse of Silicon Valley Bank (SVB), we provide an update on the banking system. We continue to think the banking system looks overall healthier than in the period leading up to the Global Financial Crisis.
Markets have quickly regained some poise, but it is still too soon to conclude that we are out of the banking and economic woods. In this edition of Market Perspective, we review cyclical risk and update our inflation monitor, before evaluating economic performance of different countries.
While tracking a firmer pace than feared in Q1-23 GDP, incoming reports suggest much of the strength can be attributed to China. Meanwhile, central banks have continued their tightening campaign amid stubbornly firm wage growth and sticky core inflation. Will they continue until something breaks?