Slow food for thoughts

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Last week we decided downgrade equities from positive to cautious. Indeed, our view is that the aftershock of the Fed's policy tightening is starting to be felt in the financial system and the wider economy. We believe that we have entered yet another period of uncertainty which should lead to an Equity Risk Premium re-rating. This week, we are further de-risking portfolios by downgrading credit from attractive to positive.

The private banking industry currently faces a multitude of challenges: changing client needs, the arrival of disruptive business models and new entrants, regulatory pressures, new technologies, a more complex and uncertain macro-economic and financial environment, etc. For incumbents, it is urgent to react and reinvent themselves.

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Fast food for thoughts

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Merged UBS and Credit Suisse to become world’s third biggest asset manager, the Fed’s balance sheet swells, while a systemic credit event is perceived as a very real risk by fund managers. Each week, the Syz investment team takes you through the last seven days in seven charts.

What if the Federal Reserve raised its funds rates for the last time this cycle?



Crypto corner

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Crypto Corner

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For the past few months, ChatGPT and artificial intelligence have been making the headlines. This trend obviously quickly made its way into the crypto world. Below, we attempt to define AI tokens and take a closer look at some of the most prominent ones.

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