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Investment market update: August 2022

Published: September 1, 2022 by Jennifer Armstrong

High levels of inflation and concerns economies will experience recessions later this year continue to affect investment markets. While the stock market is experiencing volatility, remember to focus on your long-term goals. Guarantees cannot be made, but, historically, markets have … Continue reading

Investment market update: July 2022

Published: August 15, 2022 by Jennifer Armstrong

The ongoing war in Ukraine, rising interest rates and soaring inflation could be pushing some economies towards recession in the coming months. This uncertainty has caused real volatility in global stock markets. Indeed, 2022 was the worst first half of … Continue reading

Investment market update: June 2022

Published: July 4, 2022 by Jennifer Armstrong

Rising inflation and concerns about recession risks continue to place pressure on households and affect economies around the world. The World Bank has slashed its 2022 global growth forecasts from 4.1% to 2.9%. The organisation also warned the global economy … Continue reading

Investment market update: May 2022

Published: June 8, 2022 by Jennifer Armstrong

Investment markets in May experienced volatility amid concerns that economies could fall into a recession as inflation pressure remains high. While you may be worried about the volatility your investments have experienced, keep your long-term goals in mind. A long-term … Continue reading

Investment market update: April 2022

Published: May 26, 2022 by Jennifer Armstrong

The conflict in Ukraine is continuing to affect markets and economies around the world. According to a report from the Kiel Institute of the World Economy, the war led to global trade falling 2.8% between February and March. The effect … Continue reading