Key Points: Investors didn’t have a whole lot to feel cheery about in 2022. A war between the Ukraine and Russia scrambled energy markets, inflation hit a forty year high, and interest rates soared. The delicate US economy wobbled during the year, as repercussions from supply chain disruptions continued to reverberate. Both stocks and bonds had one of their worst
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Key Points: The Federal Reserve signaled that the pace of rate hikes may slow down in December, suggesting that inflation in the US may have peaked. Stocks and bonds rallied
Key Points: The Federal Reserve is expected to raise the Fed Funds rate an additional 75 basis points in November to contain high prices. Stocks rallied strong in October with
Key Points: The Fed’s aggressive stance to combat inflation is causing pain in the stock and bond markets as higher rates pushed risk asset prices down. Stocks and bonds experienced