Weekly Market Update – 17th June 2022

Investment markets and key developments over the past week Share markets tumbled again over the last week as markets moved to anticipate even more aggressive rate hikes from central banks after the release of higher than expected US inflation data. For the week (so far) global shares are down around 6% and Australian shares are down by around 7%. The fall in the Australian share market was led by IT stocks which have been under pressures all year but also [...]

2022-06-23T10:01:38+09:30June 17th, 2022|Market Update|

Weekly Market Update – 10th June 2022

Investment markets and key developments over the past week Sharemarkets came under renewed downward pressure this week (after a few weeks of rallying). Themes of stagflation risks, heightened recession odds, hawkish central banks and questions as to whether inflation has peaked or not continue to be the main drivers of markets. US shares were down by 2.2% with the tech-heavy Nasdaq down by a similar am. Australian shares are 4% lower (with energy, utilities and healthcare up but financials, real [...]

2022-06-16T09:56:46+09:30June 10th, 2022|Market Update|