Global Perspectives | Voya Investment Management

Global Perspectives

2023 Annual Forecast

January 11, 2023

In what is certainly an understatement, 2022 was a year to wish a less than fond farewell. The Federal Reserve was still pumping stimulus into the economy at the beginning of the year—yes, hard to believe—but by March got, uhm, serious with a 25 basis point increase in its Fed funds rate. Russia invaded the Ukraine in what was expected to be an expedient victory. An energy crisis enveloped Europe, made worse by Russia but not caused by it, as years of European failure to secure diversified sources of energy came home to roost. What ensued was a raging 40-year high of inflation that was anything but “transient,” decimating financial assets in the worst rout seen since 2008.

Read More

Happy New Year 2023

December 29, 2022

Wishing you a year filled with health, prosperity and all things that make life worth living. Happy New Year 2023 from the Voya Global Perspectives team to you and yours.

Read More