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Market Commentary – February 2022

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Financial markets experienced a challenging February as it grappled with the repercussions of the Russian invasion of Ukraine. During the first half of the month, investors were concerned that global central banks may suppress economic growth in their efforts to get inflation under control by hiking interest rates at a faster pace than anticipated.

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Monthly Commentary – November 2021

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November was dominated by rising coronavirus hospitalisations in parts of Europe and concerns about the new Omicron variant. Markets started the month off strongly, with all major US indices reaching new highs, but hawkish remarks from Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell and uncertainty over the new variant sent markets into a tailspin to conclude the month.

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