SINGAPORE (Dec 25): This time last year, I was warning that stocks were headed for a turbulent 2017 because of rising interest rates, geopolitical turmoil and technological disruption. I was wrong. Stock markets around the world have generally done well and many investors are now bullish. But the risks have not abated. If anything, they have worsened.

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