This week we at Bourse take a closer look at the performance of international equity markets year-to-date (YTD). Most major markets across the globe traded in the green, with some indices reaching record highs. We highlight key market drivers and suggest ways investors can benefit from these gains.
Global Update Overall, global economic activity is strengthening, with GDP growth projected to rise to 3.6 per cent in 2017 and 3.7 per cent in 2018 as per the IMF. Growth for Japan,