NEWS

JANUARY 2023 MARKET UPDATE

— Jan 19, 2023
JANUARY 2023 MARKET UPDATE The FTSE100, a good measure of UK equities, was essentially flat over the course of 2022 which suggests a measure of calm. History books will be unlikely to concur with that assessment of the year.  Last year we saw the Russian invasion of Ukraine - the largest...

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SEPTEMBER 2022 MARKET UPDATE

— Sep 25, 2022
SEPTEMBER 2022 MARKET UPDATE We finished our July Integra piece on a sombre outlook: “Over the coming months and possibly years we must be more defensive, focusing on protecting our clients wealth and keeping the virtues of resilience foremost in mind.” Not much revision is needed to this...

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AUGUST 2022 MARKET UPDATE

— Aug 31, 2022
AUGUST 2022 MARKET UPDATE Equity and bond markets have rallied strongly since the lows earlier this summer. Part of this can be attributed to a natural rebound from short term conditions that are sometimes referred to as “oversold”. Oversold or overbought is when there has been a temporary...

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JUNE 2022 MARKET UPDATE

— Jun 28, 2022
JUNE 2022 MARKET UPDATE As we previously warned, US equity markets (i.e. the tech laden Nasdaq and the broader S&P 500) are now firmly in bear market territory and a global recession is fast becoming a probable outcome.  This realisation is now dawning on investors and economists,...

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