"This is a new year. A new beginning.
And things will change”
The global economy showed no sign of losing any momentum in 2017 Q4 and is heading into 2018 in a healthy state. US growth forecasts have slightly increased, reflecting strong corporate and household fundamentals. Surveys continue to suggest that the Eurozone economy is in rude health. And Emerging Markets (EMs) are beginning 2018 on a strong footing, propelled by a broad-based pick-up in global growth and world trade.