The Education of an Idealist

The Education of an Idealist

We are all familiar with the notion that women have to try a little harder if they are to succeed in the workplace. I emphasize the word notion, as I’ve never believed it; indeed, some of the best people I’ve worked with were women, who didn’t appear to make any...
Special Report: Virus Outlook

Special Report: Virus Outlook

Economic Outlook The economic fall-out following the outbreak of the Coronavirus has continued unabated in recent weeks. Risk assets have now sold off nearly all of last year’s gains with the S&P down 28% following its record high in February. Bond valuations that...
Monthly Market Review February 2020

Monthly Market Review February 2020

OVERVIEW In February, financial markets were dominated by the uncertainty surrounding the spread of the coronavirus and its potential impact on supply chains, global trade and growth. Equity markets fell sharply amid this uncertainty while government bond valuations...