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Covid-19 market crash: What happens now?

If a global recession is a foregone conclusion, get ready for a slew of bad news from the corporates

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In the world of fickle, forward-looking financial markets, some of the top news headlines over the past week were not at all unexpected.

IN the world of fickle, forward-looking financial markets, some of the top news headlines over the past week were not at all unexpected.

In particular, news reports about the World Health Organization (WHO) declaring the Covid-19 outbreak a "pandemic", and economists fearing that a global...