Investment Commentary

1st April 2020

Market Overview & Outlook – Quarter 1 2020 (1 January – 31 March 2020)

The first three months of 2020 were the worst for global markets since the 2008 financial crisis as a result of the coronavirus pandemic. Indeed, the […]
21st January 2020

Market Overview & Outlook – January 2020

For 2019 the key issue was the progress of the US/China trade dispute.   Wall Street hit new highs as the tensions between the US and […]
20th December 2019

Market Overview for 2019

As the decade draws to a close, it paves the way for reflection after a most eventful year. After a disappointing end to 2018, January 2019 […]
4th October 2019

Market Overview & Outlook – Quarter 3 2019

Global markets have continued to perform, with the US S&P500 reapproaching a record high and ending the third quarter with its biggest year-to-date gain since 1997.
9th July 2019

Market Overview & Outlook – Quarter 2 2019

The second quarter of 2019 has continued the positive trend of Q1 with markets gaining ground as a result of low interest rates and talk of […]
11th April 2019

Market Overview & Outlook – Quarter 1 2019

Global markets have made the best start to a year in almost three decades with a strong recovery after the volatility and downdraft in the winter […]
1st October 2018

Our investment commentary for Q3 2018 (1 July – 30 September)

Quarter 3 saw the US bull market continue to rally boosted by tax cuts and fiscal stimulus. The Fed’s continued quantitative tightening led to a rise […]
2nd July 2018

Our Investment Commentary for Q2 2018 (1 April – 30 June)

Global markets rebounded strongly in the second quarter of 2018 supported by robust US corporate earnings, the US tax cut and improved sentiment towards the geopolitical […]
7th November 2017

Update on Global Financial Markets Q4 2017

Global Financial markets continue to prosper in 2017 as positive economic activity worldwide is driven by accommodative monetary policy and, in most cases, negligible inflation.
7th November 2017

Our Investment Commentary for Q3 2017 (1 July – 30 September 2017)

The global economy continues to expand, with the recovery in Europe now looking particularly impressive. This is supported by solid growth in corporate earnings, and equity […]

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