Market Commentary – August 2022

GLOBAL MARKETS Risk assets rally amid a backdrop of high inflation and slowing economic growth Despite little change in underlying fundamentals, markets appear to be pricing in rate cuts for 2023 US MARKETS Despite fed tightening and mixed company results, technology...

Market Commentary – July 2022

Market Commentary – July 2022       GLOBAL MARKETS Most asset classes remained in high volatility territory Central banks continue to tighten monetary policy to cool inflation, even at the risk of tipping economies into recession   US MARKETS US...

Market Commentary – June 2022

Market Commentary – June 2022 GLOBAL MARKETS Slowing economic growth raises investors’ fear of recession and could throw central banks off-course from planned rate rises If wage growth remains high against a backdrop of surging energy prices, inflation could...

Market Commentary – May 2022

Market Commentary – May 2022   GLOBAL MARKETS Bonds and equities fall on the back of higher inflationary pressures and continuation of the war in Ukraine Global economic outlook deteriorated as China toughened COVID-19 restrictions US MARKETS US Techs...

Market Commentary April 2022

Market Commentary April 2022     GLOBAL MARKETS Global markets volatile as fears of Russia disrupting energy supplies caused energy prices to spike Spiralling living costs on higher inflation, looming rate rises, borrowing costs, led equity markets to seesaw   US...

Market Commentary March 2022

Market Commentary March 2022   GLOBAL MARKETS Global markets experience heightened volatility after Russia’s invasion of UkraineMarkets sentiment driven by fears for how the war will develop, and the impact on energy prices, commodities US MARKETS Technology lower,...