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The downfall of the Boris Johnson government

The last few days have been some of the most turbulent and chaotic in recent British political history and have included the downfall of the Boris Johnson government. Dan Thompson, Portfolio Manager provides his insight. 

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Continue reading 'Quarterly Market Commentary; January - March 2022'

Quarterly Market Commentary; January - March 2022

The first quarter of 2022 saw both stock and bond markets endure a turbulent period against a troubling geo-political and economic backdrop. The ever-higher inflation prints across much of the developed world would have been difficult enough for market participants to navigate – however, in combination with the invasion of Ukraine by Russia, this has resulted in some extremely volatile sessions.

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Continue reading 'Quarterly Market Commentary; October - December 2021'

Quarterly Market Commentary; October - December 2021

For the period October – December 2021, investment returns were led by equity market indices despite continued uncertainty around rising inflation and subsequent central bank responses. The S&P 500 rose an impressive 10.1% from 4,357 on 1st October to an all-time high of 4,793 on 29th December.

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Continue reading 'Quarterly Marketing Commentary; June - August 2021'

Quarterly Marketing Commentary; June - August 2021

For the period June – August 2021, many investment markets throughout the western world reached all-time highs, with the S&P Euro Plus closing at 2,334 on August 13th and the S&P 500 closing at 4,529 on August 30th.

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