Original article by David Rogers
The Australian – Page: 18 : 21-Dec-17
The latest survey of fund managers by Bank of America Merrill Lynch suggests that the global sharemarket rally may continue into 2018. The December survey shows that the average cash balance of respondents has increased from 4.4 per cent to 4.7 per cent, compared with the average over the last decade of 4.5 per cent. The survey also found that 54 per cent of the 203 respondents expect global economic growth to be above trend over the next year, while inflation is expected to be below trend.
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