Global Markets Update – October

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Published: Sun 5th Nov 2017 Author: Lucas Michaelis & Will Buckland Read Time: 11 minutes US EquitiesUS equities performed strongly in October, gaining over 2%. This was helped by strong corporate earnings and the biggest rise in retail sales for over two and a half years, despite the tragic shooting in Las Vegas at the start of the month […]

Global Markets Update – September

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Published: Sat 7th Oct 2017 Author: Lucas Michaelis & Will Buckland Read Time: 8 minutes US EquitiesThe S&P 500 performed well in September, gaining 1.73% in the face of natural disasters and geopolitical tensions. After Trump’s announcement at the end of the month, to slash the corporate tax rate to 20%, stocks performed strongly and the dollar strengthened. Surprisingly, the VIX […]