The nation's fund managers are bullish about the prospects for the global economy, according to a poll Merrill Lynch released last week.

The poll leveraged 288 fund managers who control a combined $933 billion of assets and indicates that 45% of them think the global economy will grow stronger over the next 12 months. On the other hand, about 30% thought it would get weaker.

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