Coronavirus, Market Volatility & the Global Economy
In partnership with T. Rowe Price
Global markets are rapidly changing as investors try to determine how the health crisis will impact the global economy. Join T. Rowe Price’s CIOs as they offer views on navigating this challenging environment by sharing lessons learned from past crises and emphasizing the importance of staying focused on the long-term.
This panel discussion will address how they are positioning portfolios to weather near-term volatility, while also considering ways to take advantage of new opportunities as they develop. The CIOs will share insights on some of the most pressing questions on investors’ minds, including:
- What government policy options are available and which ones will prove most effective to mitigate the negative economic impact?
- Is there sufficient liquidity in the equity and fixed income markets?
- What are the biggest risks and opportunities present today?
Rob Sharps, Head of Investments and Group Chief Investment Officer
Rob Sharps is head of Investments and group chief investment officer of T. Rowe Price. He is chair of the Investment Management Steering Committee and serves on the firm's Management, International Steering, Equity Steering, Fixed Income Steering, Asset Allocation, and Product Strategy Committees. He is a vice president of T. Rowe Price Group, Inc.
Mark Vaselkiv, Chief Investment Officer, Fixed Income
Mark Vaselkiv is the chief investment officer of the Fixed Income Division. He is a member of the Asset Allocation Committee. Mark is a vice president of T. Rowe Price Group, Inc., T. Rowe Price Associates, Inc., and T. Rowe Price Trust Company.
David Giroux, Chief Investment Officer, Equity and Multi-Asset
David Giroux is a portfolio manager in the U.S. Equity Division of T. Rowe Price. Mr. Giroux manages the firm's Capital Appreciation Strategy. His additional roles at T. Rowe Price include head of Investment Strategy, chief investment officer for Equity and Multi-Asset, and co-chair of the Equity Research Advisory Committee.