As 2016 draws to a close, David Goldman, co-manager of the BlackRock UK Income Fund, looks back on a tumultuous year. From the commodities crash at the start of the year to November’s US presidential election, 2016 was a year of major upsets that tested the steeliest of investors. Against this backdrop, Goldman considers what will change in 2017 and how his team is placed to capitalise on the new opportunities.