Market SnapSHots

A quick overview of what's moving the markets along with the calendar of events for the week.

Market SnapSHot

22 August 2022

The rebound in equity markets over the summer following the US Fed’s policy meeting in July is unlikely to be the start of market recovery as inflation numbers are still high and real interest rates are unlikely to fall anytime soon...

Market SnapSHot

15 August 2022

Equity markets were up last week as risk assets jumped from their June lows and equity markets staged a mid-summer rally. US inflation numbers offered a positive surprise with July CPI numbers beating expectations and headline CPI falling...

Market SnapSHot

08 August 2022

Citing Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, the Bank of England (BoE) raised its policy rate by 50-bps to 1.75% last week. BoE also forecasted a recession for the next six quarters beginning Q4 2022...

Market SnapSHot

01 August 2022

Equity markets have largely reacted positively following the FOMC meeting last week. Long-term inflation concerns have subsided with inflation expectations falling to 2.8% p.a. in July vs. 3.1% in June...

Market SnapSHot

25 July 2022

The week ahead will be a busy one kicking off with the US Federal Reserve conclusion of its two-day meeting on Wednesday. The markets are pricing in a 75-bps rate hike...