Global capital markets perspective
Continued volatility throughout 2012 but exciting financing opportunities arising in growing economies
The inaugural edition of the Global Capital Markets Perspective offers an in-depth view of international capital market issues and opportunities. While 2011 saw no shortage of challenges for corporates around the world, 2012 is showing signs of optimism and recovery in the Western world, which will be driven by the US economy.
Capital regulations for banks will continue to strain bank lending and drive borrowers toward the capital markets:
- Europe – traditionally a bank-driven finance market – is seeing the rise of alternative lenders, such as insurance and pension funds
- Exciting financing opportunities are also arising in Africa, South America and Asia, which have growing economies.
Download the full report to examine how the current global economic landscape will affect various lending tools from an issuer’s perspective.