Market Monitor – December 2016

January 11th, 2017, by Georgina Ogilvie-Jones

2016 was a mixed year for global equity markets and many were surprised with the resilience shown after the UK EU Referendum and the US presidential election result. In local currency terms, US and UK markets are significantly ahead of… Read More…

Economic Commentary – December 2016

January 6th, 2017, by Georgina Ogilvie-Jones

The FTSE 100 ended 2016 at a record high of 7,142 having started the year at 6,242. The index provided a total return of 19% in 2016. Sector performance was very polarised by the end of the year. Brent crude… Read More…