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The Year Ahead: Essential 2021 insights for corporates & institutional decision-makers

04 December 2020

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2020 was the year that turned the world on its head and a new now is here to stay. How will you adapt and thrive in a period of prolonged change and uncertainty? Get the analysis and views you need here.

Combining a host of specialist viewpoints, this series gives corporate and institutional decision-makers outlooks of the trends to watch across a variety of topics.

From a global economic outlook to upcoming ESG trends, get the views and analysis you need to cut through the noise and prepare for 2021 here.

Global economic forecast for 2021: continuing global divergence

Following a year when lockdown measures caused a global recession, how will the recovery shape up in 2021? We’re cautiously optimistic about the year ahead but divergence will remain a defining theme in 2021. Read the article

Regulation and market structure: what to look out for in 2021

After a year plagued by coronavirus-related disruptions, Phil Lloyd takes a look at nine developments on the regulatory and market structure agenda for 2021. Read the article

5 key digital innovation trends driving treasury transformation in 2021

How has the coronavirus crisis accelerated treasury transformation? In this quick-take article, Matthew Giannotti, transaction services specialist, puts some key innovations under the microscope and outlines how corporate treasurers and finance teams can take advantage of them. Read the article

The 2021 corporate finance & risk outlook: trends in financial policy and risk management

In this deep-dive article, our specialists look closely at four key trends and how they could influence corporate finance decision-makers in the year ahead. Read the article

ESG trends: what corporates should look out for in 2021

Arthur Krebbers, Head of Sustainable Finance for Corporates, and Varun Sarda, Head of ESG Advisory, set out what they believe are likely to be the major corporate trends in the world of ESG in 2021. Read the article

The macro view: the top 5 themes set to move markets in 2021

We outline our key calls on the biggest trends to watch and compare how they line up with investor views from our annual survey. Read the article

Year ahead 2021


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