Europe in Crisis

Created to foster unity and economic stability, the euro zone now finds itself at the center of unprecedented financial stress.
For insights into this fast-changing situation and its impact on the financial markets from Legg Mason’s experienced investment managers, see below:


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Poll

Go for growth: Where will a global recovery be strongest this year?








Poll

Go for growth: Where will a global recovery be strongest this year?

Europe, as countries emerge from bailouts
(44%)
US, as consumers regain optimism
(37%)
Japan, as stimulus programs begin to bear fruit
(7%)
China, as reform and pro-growth policies continue
(12%)



Previous month Poll

Expect the unexpected:
Which of these outcomes
do you think is the most likely
in the coming year?

US: economic surge spurs Fed to begin raising interest rates
(27%)
Japan: return to recession despite Abe's continued aggressive stimulus policies
(12%)
China: negotiate with neighbors over its territorial claims in the South China Sea
(5%)
Europe: Italy forms a government that lasts the entire year
(14%)
None of the above; business as usual worldwide
(42%)