Monthly Archives: January 2018

Newsletter: Volume 15, Issue 1, January 2018

A Synchronized Global Recovery – Global equities experienced a near-perfect backdrop of steady global growth, low inflation and continued accommodative monetary policy in 2017, leading to strong performance. For the year, all major equity categories and sectors ended the year with double-digit gains; shaking off nuclear threats, populist uprisings and a stalled Trump Administration agenda. …

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Monthly Recap: January 2018

The New Year has not interrupted the equity markets as the S&P 500 and MSCI World Indices have increased over 5% since 19-Dec-17.  The TSX was also up for the period, albeit to a lesser degree at 1.3% as Canadian energy names continue to lag through the depressed price of Western Canadian Select oil.  Gold …

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