Only 10% of investors see omicron as biggest threat to financial markets by year-end: flash poll


Investors aren’t dismissing the omicron variant’s potential to shake up financial markets, but only a small minority expect it to be the top worry when the bell rings on 2021 at the end of next month, according to a flash poll of clients conducted by Deutsche Bank on Monday.

That makes for a “relatively relaxed financial market which will be a worry if the news flow becomes negative on the variant,” said Deutsche Bank macro strategist Jim Reid in a note.

Deutsche Bank Research

Based on 1,569 responses, the survey found…

Read more…