Quarterly Market Commentary – 2021 Q4

Last quarter, we anticipated the birth of a new variant that requires yet to be developed vaccines to protect against.  Unfortunately, the new mutated variant, Omicron, has proven to be...


ECB Press Release December 16, 2021 – What Has Changed?

Summary Progress on economic recovery and towards its medium-term inflation target permits a step-by-step reduction in the pace of its asset purchases over the coming quarters. (New) discontinue net...


FOMC, December 15, 2021, Press Release – What Has Changed?

Summary With progress on vaccinations and strong policy support, indicators of economic activity and employment have continued to strengthen. The sectors most adversely affected by the pandemic have...


FOMC, November 3, 2021, Press Release – What Has Changed?

Summary – Published November 11, 2021 With progress on vaccinations and strong policy support, indicators of economic activity and employment have continued to strengthen. The rise in COVID-19...


ECB Press Release October 28, 2021 – What Has changed?

Summary A symmetric inflation target of two per cent over the medium term (No Change) Expects the key ECB interest rates to remain at their present or lower levels until it sees inflation reaching...


Quarterly Market Commentary - 2021 Q3

The COVID-19 Delta variant has slowed the economic recovery, but we are glad to see the rates of infection, hospitalization and death have waned. Unless there is another wave or a new unknown strain...


FOMC, September 22, 2021, Press Release – What Has Changed?

Summary – Published September 22, 2021 With progress on vaccinations and strong policy support, indicators of economic activity and employment have continued to strengthen. The rise in COVID-19...


Quarterly Market Commentary - 2021 Q2

Executive Summary Resurgence of Covid cases and the anti-vaxers could dampen economic activities and thus diminish demand driven inflation pressure. The U.S. economy has likely passed...


ECB Press Release July 22, 2021 – What has changed?

Summary A symmetric inflation target of two per cent over the medium term (New) Expects the key ECB interest rates to remain at their present or lower levels until it sees inflation reaching two per...


FOMC, June 16, 2021, Press Release – What Has Changed

Summary – Published June 16, 2021 Amid progress on vaccinations and strong policy support, indicators of economic activity and employment strengthened. (No Change) Inflation has risen, largely...