These 10 ‘grey swan’ events could conspire to imperil global economy and markets

MarketWatch | Aug 17, 2019 at 2:51 PM
  • U.S. equity investors have had plenty to worry about in August.
  • An escalation toward currency wars could further sap investor and business confidence, already a significant headwind for global markets.
  • Tensions are once again on the rise after Indian Prime Minister Narenda Modi’s government revoked the special status of the Indian state of Jammu and Kashmir in early August.