Monthly Archives: October 2017

Monthly Recap: October 2017

As October comes to a close, global markets continue their expansion.  The Fed indicated its intention to begin unwinding its $4.5 trillion balance sheet.  However, investors are either doubtful that the action will impact capital markets or they are in denial that the tapering will ever begin.  During the month, the MSCI World and S&P …

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Newsletter: Volume 14, Issue 4, October 2017

Worldwide Expansion Propels Markets to Record Highs – The synchronized expansion in global activity provided a steady backdrop for markets as several key indexes reached record highs during the third quarter of 2017. Economic data indicated continued expansion in both manufacturing and services, while consumer spending remained healthy – although, increasingly concentrated online. International stocks …

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