Financial markets are on tenterhooks after yet another wild week. Triple-digit intra-day moves in the Dow have become the norm rather than the exception. Conventional asset class correlations have broken down. Virtually every financial security has lost money. And liquidity dislocations are common.
Damage is not contained to financial markets. If these factors persist, they will undermine global economic fundamentals, thereby threatening adverse vicious cycles. So here are six factors that speak both to recent developments and what may happen next. Read more