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Market Implications

Examining the unique impacts, challenges, and responses of specific regions and financial ecosystems

Financial Markets

Financial Market Resilience

Oliver Wyman report outlining three waves of management actions for market infrastructure firms to help navigate the challenges ahead in the aftermath of COVID-19. (May 12)

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COVID-19 Impact on the US Debit Market

Oliver Wyman report laying out the macro-economic impact of the pandemic, the first and second order implications for the debit market, and the future outlook. (May 4)

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How Are Different Types of Stocks Weathering COVID-19?

NERA report from Jordan Milev, PhD, Associate Director at NERA Economic Consulting (April 23)

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Navigating DC During Market Volatility and COVID-19

"Mercer report identifying steps for plan sponsors to focus on to help support DC plan participants during this health, financial and societal crisis. (April 20)

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Is Coronavirus About to Cause the Next Global Financial Crisis?

BRINK article from Josh Zwick, Partner, Oliver Wyman; and Alex Bernhardt, Director, Marsh & McLennan Advantage (April 14)

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Can the EU Financial System Handle the Strain of Coronavirus?

BRINK article from Alexander Privitera, Head of European Affairs at Commerzbank AG and BRINK Columnist (April 1)

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Why are some Stock Markets in Asia Less Affected by Coronavirus?

BRINK article from Gary Ng, Economist for Natixis; and Alicia García-Herrero, Senior Fellow for Bruegel and Chief Economist for Asia Pacific at Natixis (March 31)

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Braving the Unknown: US High Yield Debt

Mercer article from Nathan Struemph, Asset Class Specialist, Fixed Income Boutique (March 30)

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DB Investing in a Time of Market Volatility

Mercer guide on the steps that DB plan sponsors may consider moving forward. (March 24)

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The Impact of COVID-19 on Alternative Assets

Mercer article from William T. Charlton, Jr., Ph.D., CFA, Global Head of Private Markets Data Analytics and Research (March 23)

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Opportunity in Uncertainty: Hedge Funds

Mercer article from John Jackson, Head of the Diversifying Alternatives Boutique (March 23)

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Covid-19: Managing Pension Plan Risks

Mercer report on managing pension risks through the coronavirus pandemic (March 19)

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Rebalancing in Troubled Markets

Mercer report offering guidelines for investors in current market (March 17)

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Coronavirus will Impact Borrowing and Lending in the Middle East Banking Sector

Oliver Wyman media advisory (March 8)

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Regional Markets

Thriving in the New Normal

Oliver Wyman report on COVID-19's impact on China's apparel sector and the fast actions needed to thrive in this new normal. (May 29)

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Lockdown 4.0 and Beyond: A Recovering India

Oliver Wyman report sharing perspectives for a recovering India in Lockdown 4.0 and calls to government and industry to work closer than ever before. (May 21)

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Rethinking Retirement in Asia

Oliver Wyman article from Angat Sandhu, Partner and Head of APR Insurance; and Ajit Rochlani, Engagement Manager, Insurance (May 19)

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How Will COVID-19 Impact Brexit? The Collision of Two Giant Policy Imperatives

BRINK article from Rebecca Christie, Visiting Fellow at Bruegel (May 18)

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Could Coronavirus Help to Modernize the Japanese Economy?

BRINK article from John West; Executive Director of the Asian Century Institute (May 17)

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What Might China's Recovery Look Like?

Oliver Wyman report discussing China's ongoing economic recovery and the resulting lessons for the world. (May 15)

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China’s Coronavirus Diplomacy in Latin America — and Its Limits

BRINK article from Peter Schechter, Host of Altamar Global Issues Podcast and BRINK columnist (May 14)

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COVID-19: Driving Digitization for Australian Insurers

Oliver Wyman article from Angat Sandhu, Partner and Head of APR Insurance; and Rama Gollakota, Principal, Insurance (May 13)

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Will COVID-19 Encourage China to Digitize the Belt and Road Initiative?

BRINK article from Bee Chun Boo, Partner in Baker McKenzie’s Mergers and Acquisitions group; and Ben Simpfendorfer, Founder and CEO of Silk Road Associates (May 13)

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How Much Will the Chinese Economy Be Damaged by COVID-19?

BRINK article from Sarah Tong, Senior Research Fellow at the National University of Singapore; and Li Yao, Research Fellow at the National University of Singapore (May 12)

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Singapore Raises the Bar on Data to Fight Pandemic

Oliver Wyman article from Claudio Lago de Lanzos, Partner; Jayant Raman, Partner; Kitty Lee, Partner; and Junyan Boon, Principal (April)

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COVID-19: Implications for Risk Modelling for Australian Banks

Oliver Wyman guidance on the eight actions Australian banks must take now to meet future obligations in credit risk modeling. (April 24)

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Australia's Data Opportunity in Tackling COVID-19

Oliver Wyman press release (April 22)

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Lending to Fight the Pandemic

Oliver Wyman report on how the dynamics of Retail Credit will change in Brazil, and what should lenders do now to respond. (April 15)

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Coronavirus Has Exposed the UK’s Digital Divide

BRINK article from Liz Williams, CEO of FutureDotNow; and Deborah O’Neill, Partner and UK Head of Digital at Oliver Wyman (April 10)

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How Badly Will the Coronavirus Impact Africa’s Economies?

BRINK article from Yohannis Mulu Tessema, Resident Transformation Fellow at African Center for Economic Transformation; and John Kojo Osei, Communications Officer at African Center for Economic Transformation (April 20)

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Responding to COVID-19 in Brazil

Oliver Wyman report discussing perspectives on government and business responses to COVID-19 in Brazil. (April 13)

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South Korea Still Has Economic Worries, Despite Containing Coronavirus

BRINK article from Shihoko Goto, Deputy Director for Geoeconomics at Wilson Center (April 13)

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The Coronavirus Is Now Exploding in Developing Countries

BRINK article featuring Altamar podcast interview with Robert Guest, Foreign Editor for The Economist (April 10)

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Germany Battles COVID-19 With Data Volunteerism

Oliver Wyman Forum article from Kai Bender, Market Leader, Germany and Austria; and Dominik Weh, Partner, Finance & Risk/Public Policy (April)

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US and UK Are Allied on Data’s Role in Fighting COVID-19

Oliver Wyman Forum article from Ana Kreacic, Chief Knowledge Officer and Chief Operating Officer, Oliver Wyman Forum; and Lisa Quest, Partner (April)

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