The themes (and risks) that will shape markets in 2017
Each year BlackRock strategists and portfolio team members assemble to discuss the outlook for the coming 12 months. The major takeaway from our discussions this year: We believe three major themes-and a few key risks-are poised to shape markets in 2017, as we write in our new Global Investment Outlook 2017 .
Theme 1: ReflationU.S.-led reflation
Theme 2: Low returns ahead
Theme 3: Dispersionmay be less effective
Key risksGlobal Investment Outlook 2017 Richard Turnill is BlackRock's global chief investment strategist. He is a regular contributor to The Blog .
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