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2011 Q3 Market Review

Equity markets around the world had their worst quarter since the end of 2008, as investors reacted negatively to the sovereign debt problems in Europe, the budget stalemate in the US, and poor economic data in most developed countries and … Continue reading

2011 Q2 Market Review

With weaker-than-expected economic data in the US and Europe’s sovereign debt crisis, equity markets around the world were little changed in the second quarter.

2011 Q1 Market Review

Despite natural disasters in Japan and other countries, increased political turmoil in the Middle East and North Africa, and rising commodities prices, equity markets around the world had good performance in the first quarter.