Archives for September 2014

Weekly Newsletter 9/30/2014

Global equity markets slid through most of this past week but gained some ground on Friday. Global investors are still trying to feel their way through the dark in regards to the short-term fate of interest rates. Just as political uncertainty can … [Read more...]

Weekly Newsletter 9/22/2014

On the whole global markets enjoyed a solid week after the US Federal Reserve (FED) reassured investors that although it will be stopping additions to the economic punch bowl, it will not be draining it anytime soon.  The FED stated that it is … [Read more...]

Weekly Newsletter 9/15/2014

Global markets moved lower this past week in the midst of very light economic data releases.  The move lower in both bonds and stocks appears to be driven by currency flows and interest rates.  Recent releases, speeches and meeting minutes from the … [Read more...]

Weekly Newsletter 9/8/2014

Global investing markets registered a relatively quiet week.  Global economic data releases were equally as quiet but a few important releases were reported.  Starting here in the US, the Institute of Supply Management’s (ISM) monthly report on … [Read more...]

Weekly Newsletter 9/3/2014

Other than Japan, global markets moved up this past week on mostly positive economic data releases from the US in particular.  While geopolitical tensions persist, investors appear to be more tuned into the central banks reassurances of continued … [Read more...]