Monthly Market Commentary – August 2017

Christian von Canstein, 07 September 2017

Welcome to the latest issue of our Monthly Market Commentary.

The August issue provides a market review up until 31 July on the following topics: 

  • Equity: Equities expand moderately over the month;
  • Credit: Bond spreads contract slightly over the month;
  • Nominal Yields: Nominal yields contract at the shorter end of the curve;
  • Inflation: CPI and RPI decrease over the month;
  • Real Yields: Real yields remain unchanged;
  • Comment: Investing cash balances: navigating through the yield desert.

 

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Christian von Canstein Associate Investment Consultant

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