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14 Apr 2021

Markets in a nutshell — March 2021

Global equities rose in March on expectations for accelerating global growth following vaccine rollouts, further stimulus measures and ongoing accommodative monetary policy. Developed market equities outperformed…

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08 Mar 2021

Markets in a nutshell — February 2021

Global equities rose on optimism that improved vaccine distribution would accelerate 2021 global growth, but was partly offset towards month-end by rising bond yields on fears that more stimulus and supply…

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08 Feb 2021

Markets in a nutshell — January 2021

After key bourses achieved intra-month all-time highs, global equities took a breather as the vaccine-led cyclical recovery stumbled on the emergence of more contagious and more virulent COVID-19. Developed market…

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14 Jan 2021

The Rise and rise of the Foord Global Equity Fund

The Foord Global Equity Fund performed extraordinarily well in 2020, which was an extraordinary year by any measure. Portfolio manager Ishreth Hassen reviews the fund’s index-beating performance.

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13 Jan 2021

Markets in a Nutshell — December 2020

Developed market equities again reached new highs on the first COVID-19 vaccine approvals by US, UK and EU regulators and the passage in the US of a $900 billion pandemic relief bill. Despite accelerating COVID-19…

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09 Nov 2020

Markets in a Nutshell — November 2020

Global equities fell for the second consecutive month after US stimulus delays, slow vaccine development and accelerating COVID-19 infections served to arrest the market’s rally. US equities also fell as US election…

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