Monthly News

January Review

Equity markets built on the strong finish to last year to post healthy returns in January.

November Review

A sharp revision to interest rate expectations saw a strong rally in the bond market which ignited an even stronger rally in global share markets, snapping a 3-month decline.

October Review

A further spike in global bond yields sent equity markets lower in October for the third consecutive month.

September Review

Equity markets fell for the second consecutive month as higher bond yields placed pressure on market valuations. Despite a stronger energy sector, the Australian market fell by 2.8% while the US market declined by 4.8% weighed down by higher US Treasury yields and growing concern about the burgeoning US federal