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Market Snapshot for December 2022

Please find the next blog in our monthly series that provides a snapshot of the markets and the state of the economy. Economic Overview Market Returns Asset Class Valuations Fed Not Done as ‘Dots’ Forecast a Higher Peak Key Risk Factors We Are Watching Disclaimers: The views expressed herein are

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Market Snapshot for November 2022

Economic Overview Market Returns Asset Class Valuations Key Risk Factors We Are Watching Disclaimers: The views expressed herein are those of Asset Consulting Group (ACG). They are subject to change at any time. This report was prepared by ACG for you at your request. Although the information presented herein has

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Market Snapshot for October 2022

Please find the next blog in our monthly series that provides a snapshot of the markets and the state of the economy. Economic Overview US GDP grew at a better than expected annual rate of 2.6% in Q3 following two straight negative quarters US inflation surprised to the upside with

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Market Snapshot for September 2022

Please find the next blog in our monthly series that provides a snapshot of the markets and the state of the economy. Economic Overview At its September meeting, the US Federal Reserve hiked the Federal Funds rate 75 bps to 3-3.25%, the third consecutive hike of that magnitude The August

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Market Snapshot for August 2022

Please find the next blog in our monthly series that provides a snapshot of the markets and the state of the economy. Economic Overview Inflationary pressures slowed as US Headline CPI eased to 8.5% vs. prior month’s 9.1% Labor markets remained tight with unemployment declining to 3.5% and nearly 2

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Market Snapshot for July 2022

Please find the next blog in our monthly series that provides a snapshot of the markets and the state of the economy. Economic Overview US GDP declined 0.9% in the second quarter after falling 1.6% in the first quarter, but not yet officially a recession US headline CPI surged 9.1%,

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Market Snapshot for June 2022

Please find the next blog in our monthly series that provides a snapshot of the markets and the state of the economy. Economic Overview Inflation surprised to the upside with headline CPI rising to 8.6%; the Fed, moving aggressively in response, raised interest rates by 75 bps Higher prices are

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Market Snapshot for May 2022

Please find the next blog in our monthly series that provides a snapshot of the markets and the state of the economy. Global Economy Economic Overview The FOMC raised the federal funds rate by 50 bps, the largest hike in 22 years, and signaled similar increases at the June and

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Market Snapshot for April 2022

Please find the next blog in our monthly series that provides a snapshot of the markets and the state of the economy. Economic Overview Market sentiment weakened amid escalating tensions between the West and Russia, Covid lockdowns in China, and elevated inflation 1st quarter US real GDP contracted 1.4%, hurt

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Market Snapshot for March 2022

Please find the next blog in our monthly series that provides a snapshot of the markets and the state of the economy. Economic Overview Continued concerns over the war in Ukraine, inflation, and tightening monetary policy drove volatility higher in March across asset classes With Inflation rising to a four-decade

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