BRIEF-Blackrock Investment Institute Says Do Not View Inversion Of Yield Curve As Recessionary Signal

Aug 19 (Reuters) - Blackrock Investment Institute

* BLACKROCK INVESTMENT INSTITUTE SAYS DO NOT VIEW INVERSION OF YIELD CURVE AS RECESSIONARY SIGNAL, SEE CENTRAL BANKS’ DOVISH PIVOT STRETCHING GROWTH CYCLE

* BLACKROCK INVESTMENT INSTITUTE SAYS A RESURGENCE IN GEOPOLITICAL TENSIONS HAS RAISED CONCERNS ABOUT DOWNSIDE RISKS TO ECONOMIC OUTLOOK

* BLACKROCK INVESTMENT INSTITUTE SAYS FINANCIAL CONDITIONS IN U.S., EUROZONE & JAPAN REMAIN ACCOMMODATIVE

* BLACKROCK INVESTMENT INSTITUTE SAYS ARE MODERATELY CONSTRUCTIVE ON EQUITIES, WITH THE EXPANSION INTACT AND VALUATIONS STILL REASONABLE

* BLACKROCK INVESTMENT INSTITUTE SAYS SEE MARKET EXPECTATIONS OF AGGRESSIVE FEDERAL RESERVE EASING AS EXCESSIVE AND INFLATION RISKS AS UNDERAPPRECIATED

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