There are signs that growth is picking up, against a backdrop of loose monetary policy and low inflation. Against such a backdrop, central banks are unlikely to tighten in a meaningful way; this is positive for stocks and high yield, where we remain overweight. With seasonality now positive, we are likely to buy dips in stock markets rather than sell rallies. We’ve marginally increased our underweight in bonds and taken some profits in high yield. We have added to commodities at the margin.
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