2022 Outlooks
Moody's 2022 Outlooks explore what will drive global credit markets in the coming year. From reshaped economies to the path to net zero, we analyze the key themes and credit fundamentals across sectors and regions.
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  • OUTLOOK
    02 Dec 2021|Moody's Investors Service
     The continued economic recovery will support banks’ asset quality and help keep loan losses low, and banks’ strong capital, loan loss reserves and liquidity will safeguard their credit strength. Risks to the stable outlook include a renewed global economic slowdown, high global debt levels and the effects of unwinding government and monetary support measures.

    SECTOR IN-DEPTH
    01 Dec 2021|Moody's Investors Service
    Our State of Nations events highlighted factors driving our global economic and sovereign credit outlooks, with a focus on the policy challenges that governments will confront in 2022.

    OUTLOOK
    17 Nov 2021|Moody's Investors Service
    Billions of dollars in federal pandemic assistance and growth in increasingly important tax collections will combine to offset transit systems' operating losses driven by low ridership.
    OUTLOOK
    15 Nov 2021|Moody's Investors Service
    Cyber risk is rising and evolving in novel ways, which will challenge entities to enhance and fortify their security measures in 2022. 

    OUTLOOK
    11 Nov 2021|Moody's Investors Service
    Governments in Asia Pacific face difficult policy choices in the year ahead as attention returns to medium-term social and environmental issues, even as economic growth recovers. Policymakers’ ability to balance competing economic and social priorities will shape the lasting credit effect of the pandemic.

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    PODCAST
    04 Nov 2021|Moody's Investors Service
    Elena Duggar, Moody’s Investors Service’s chief credit officer for the Americas, and Gersan Zurita, credit officer for Latin America, explain why we expect global credit conditions to settle in 2022, and discuss the six key themes – from pandemic disruption to inequality and social risk – that we think will influence credit markets next year. ​​​» Read the related report
    PODCAST
    19 Oct 2021|Moody's Investors Service
    Chief Credit Officer Richard Cantor and Marie Diron, of the Sovereign team, discuss how the pandemic crisis has accelerated the increase in government debt levels globally and what it means for the broader economy. 

    OUTLOOK
    03 Nov 2021|Moody's Investors Service
    The global economic rebound will continue into 2022, easing immediate credit pressures for governments in most regions and allowing a gradual unwinding of support measures. However, the unprecedented levels of government debt will take years to reduce, with sovereigns continuing to bear the social and institutional costs of the pandemic.

    OUTLOOK
    04 Nov 2021|Moody's Investors Service
    Weaker-than-expected growth momentum and rising inflation have dented some of the optimism surrounding the global economic recovery. But uncertainties with regard to the COVID-19 pandemic, supply chain imbalances and labor shortages should diminish in 2022, ushering in a stable growth phase through 2023.