Concerns over rising inflation, tightening monetary policy and slowing economic growth have led to considerable volatility in markets and made 2022 a challenging year to date.

While the geopolitical tensions arising from Russia’s invasion of Ukraine and the COVID-related lockdowns in China continue to affect supply chains, will the hawkish approach from central banks persist in the face of slowing growth?

Our head of wealth management, David McFadzean, and our chief investment officer, Tom Caddick, discussed the outlook for global growth and financial markets.