Market Commentary - 2013 - Quarter 2 October 2013

Market Commentary - 2013 - Quarter 2

The first half saw an overall continuation of the positive returns seen during previous months with developed Western markets outperforming. The second half saw markets give back those gains and fall into negative territory.

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Market Commentary - 2013 - Quarter 1 April 2013

Market Commentary - 2013 - Quarter 1

The first quarter of 2013 saw a continuation of the stock market performance seen towards the end of 2012 with strong returns across most equity markets, although momentum started to slow towards the end of the quarter.

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Market Commentary - 2012 - Quarter 4 January 2013

Market Commentary - 2012 - Quarter 4

In this quarter we had debt negotiations in Europe and further uncertainty about regime change in the US, China and Japan, yet despite all this, the performance of stock markets around the world was broadly positive.

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