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WEF 2024, Davos

Once again, officials from governments, public organisations, business and finance come together at the World Economic Forum Annual Summit 2024 to tackle multiple global crises guided by this year's theme: 'Rebuilding trust’.

Geopolitical uncertainties, high interest rates, energy and food security, the impact of generative AI, and of course the effects of climate change are of particular relevance.

The Global Markets Forum reports live from Davos once again on the most pressing issues impacting markets, business and the world today.

Inflation, growth and the path ahead for monetary policy

Central banks around the world have taken the battle against inflation head-on by quickly and firmly tightening monetary policy. Speculation continues on how much growth will get choked as markets seesaw on conflicting data points and commentary. Markets also have to deal with a delicate global economic and geopolitical environment. 

We will continue to discuss these topics on GMF as the year progresses.

Clean energy

ESG is now firmly established as a must for investors, companies and regulators. As trillions of dollars are chasing ESG investments and companies are scrambling to be on the right side of the trend, regulators begin setting rules on investing and disclosures, scrutinising claims and bringing much-needed oversight to the market. GMF will track developments in climate transformation, including how investors set climate goals and their progress in meeting these targets.

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GMF enables me to keep up with the latest developments in financial markets, but it also provides a place where open, respectful and informed debate takes place… I highly recommend GMF as a source for all serious investors.
Vincent T.
International Economist, Independent Financial Risk Advisory Firm

GMF stands out for its diversity – the diversity in its coverage of global topical issues, its invited guests, its participants and their range of knowledge and opinions.
Jitesh S.
Senior Portfolio Manager, European Investment and Technology Firm

The GMF makes my day easier. No matter all the other service providers and financial information sources, my day only really starts when I log into GMF and start reading the posts there. Reliable and insightful, that’s how I see GMF.
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Corporate Treasurer and Risk Manager, Leading Portuguese Corporate.

Meet the editors

Moderated by experienced Reuters journalists

Divya Chowdhury - Asia and Global Editor, Global Markets Forum, Reuters News

As a multimedia financial journalist for over 20 years, Divya has covered macroeconomics, policy, global markets, company news and natural disasters, both on- and off-camera. She regularly hosts panel discussions and has been part of Reuters live coverage of Davos since 2019.

Lisa Pauline Mattackal - Americas Editor, Global Markets Forum, Reuters News

Lisa cut her financial reporting teeth writing and compiling Reuters cross-asset newsletters before joining the Global Markets Forum in 2020. Since then, she's enjoyed covering the nonstop action of markets, geopolitics, central banks and cryptocurrencies.

Savio Shetty - Editor, Trading India, Reuters News

Savio has been analysing Indian equities for the last 15 years. He has experience in listed derivatives and technical analysis and holds the Chartered Market Technician (CMT) and Certified Financial Technician (CFTe) degrees.

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