Author Archives: William Dickson

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Investment Commentary – July 2022

June saw a continuation of the market weakness experienced since the start of the year. Global equities posted negative returns…

Investment Commentary – June 2022

While there was significant volatility, equity market returns during May were relatively flat. Following weeks of persistent selling, the month…

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Investment Commentary – May 2022

The market rally in March proved to be short lived, with selling across asset classes resuming in April, although at…

Investment Commentary – April 2022

Following persistent selling since the start of the…

Investment Commentary – February 2022

While the January news headlines focused on the escalating situation in Ukraine and UK political turmoil, markets have started…

2022 Investment Outlook

The last twelve months has seen a sustained recovery in markets, with a notable absence of meaningful selling. Following on…

Investment Commentary – December 2021

The reports of the recently named Omicron variant…

Investment Commentary – November 2021

Following a short period of weakness in September,…

Investment Commentary – October 2021

Equity markets struggled during September, erasing much of the gains from the prior month. Fears…

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Investment Commentary – September 2021

With the holiday season at its peak in August, markets were subdued. Major equity indices only fluctuated by 2-3% during…