Flying through cloudy weather: A Guide to the Markets
2019 has been a year of both fear and hope, as investors have grappled with rising trade tensions, slowing global growth, and central bank easing. Returns have been positive in both equities and fixed income, but the path forward looks particularly cloudy and choppy. In her presentation, Gabriela Santos will use the latest Guide to the Markets to illustrate the most prominent themes in the economy and markets, giving insights to help investors look beyond the clouds in order to reach their destination. The Guide to the Markets is a pioneer as the industry's leading resource for timely insight into current market themes. It illustrates a comprehensive array of market and economic trends through clear and compelling charts.
Gabriela D. Santos
Global Market Strategist
Gabriela D. Santos, Executive Director, is a Global Market Strategist on the J.P. Morgan Asset Management Global Market Insights Strategy Team. In this role, Gabriela is responsible for delivering timely market and economic insights to institutional and retail clients across the U.S. and Latin America. In addition, Gabriela conducts research on the global economy and capital markets and is responsible for the development of the flagship quarterly Guide to the Markets – Latin America and other publications. Since joining the team, Gabriela has played an instrumental role in the expansion of the Market Insights program in Latin America.
Gabriela is also a frequent guest on CNBC, Bloomberg, and other financial news outlets and is often quoted in the financial press.
Prior to joining J.P. Morgan in 2012, Gabriela worked at HSBC’s Private Bank for three years, stationed in Singapore, Switzerland and Mexico. In her role as a banker in Singapore, Gabriela provided strategic advice to High Net Worth European clients on managing their personal and family wealth. Previously, she was a trader on the structured products trading desk in Geneva, Switzerland and helped launch a credit platform in Mexico City, Mexico.
Gabriela graduated summa cum laude from the University of Pennsylvania with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Philosophy, Political Science, and Economics, as well as French. She is fluent in Portuguese, English and French and proficient in Spanish.