On the wings of a swift post-covid recovery; Sweden take on Slovakia which is anticipating a strong bounce back of its own
With a diabetes company turning its sights to obesity; Denmark takes on Belgium, where bets are being taken about whether the major stock index will hit an all-time high this year
But is future growth already priced in?
Neighbouring nations Russia and Finland go head-to-head – one has a super-green reputation while the other is seen as a heavy polluter – but does that reflect reality?
Home to a plasma powerhouse; Spain takes on Sweden, which will be looking to mimic the success of its stock market
Leveraging off the competitive nature of its homegrown companies; Denmark is taking on Finland, where the team will plant itself like a vast Nordic forest and hope to cause an upset
Disenchantment with the bloc has set in across some of its biggest members
Especially when it comes from non-traditional sources like social media and news articles
And are backwards looking quant models set to become obsolete?
But how appealing will it be for investors to tie up money for half a century?