Vanguard economic and market update

17 December 2020 | Markets and Economy


Following an extraordinary year for economies and markets, which saw deep, sharp recessions across the world and an unprecedented rollercoaster ride for asset prices, what will 2021 look like for investors?

Will the economy bounce back to normal from Covid-19 once a vaccine is distributed? Or will the pandemic result in longer-term scarring with unemployment left higher for years to come?

As the curtain falls on 2020, we look ahead to the continuing economic impact of the pandemic, as well as the enduring trends likely to gather speed under the long shadow of Covid-19.