October 2022 Market Review

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Posted on November 1st, 2022

After a rough September, markets rebounded in October with the first monthly gain since July. After two quarters of contracting, GPD growth came in higher […]

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Q3 2022 Market Review

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Posted on October 4th, 2022

The Fed’s rate increases are not slowing inflation as quickly as hoped. After remaining flat for a few months, inflation data released in mid-Sept was […]

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Q2 2022 Market Review

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Posted on July 11th, 2022

With inflation, interest rate, and geopolitical fears taking the stage and reversing market advances in the beginning of 2022, the second quarter extended these trends. […]

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April Market Update

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Posted on May 18th, 2022

Economic trends apparent so far in 2022 continued in April and worldwide markets tanked.  Interest rate increases, spurred by a more hawkish Fed, continued punishing […]

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Geopolitical tensions and inflation strike: Markets uniformly down 2022 Q1

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Posted on April 12th, 2022

World equity markets’ great 2021 is not continuing in 2022, while fixed income markets’ underwhelming performance last year is.  Inflationary pressures have been in the […]

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February Market Review

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Posted on March 8th, 2022

February saw markets uniformly down.  Initially investors fretted over global Central banks tightening monetary policy, with the highest headline CPI of 7.5% annual inflation in […]

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“A Trend is a trend. But the question is, will it bend? Will it alter its course through some unforeseen force and come to a premature end?” -Alexander Cairncross[1]

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Posted on January 7th, 2022

2021 Post Covid Trend Continues: Inflation, Blistering Stock Prices, Bonds Hurt As is usually the case, the headlines of a year that are memorable are […]

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October 2021 Market Review

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Posted on November 15th, 2021

After September’s retreat, stocks surged in October as the S&P 500 recorded its best month of the year as corporate earnings showed strength and congressional […]

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Third Quarter Market Review

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Posted on October 12th, 2021

Broad markets have enjoyed a buoyant 2021, with bonds being the only major segment of the market to show a loss. The buoyancy, however, did […]

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August Market Recap

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Posted on September 7th, 2021

Equity markets worldwide continued their positive momentum as reopening continues, with a number of developed markets further lifting restrictions in the face of continued concerns […]

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