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Our Chief Investment Office and experts share insights into our house view and macro trends.

Waiting for Godot – how long until markets recover?

It had been hoped that the US midterm elections on 6 November might prove to be a cathartic moment for markets and provide a positive turning point following the brutal October battering.

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10 years on from the financial crisis
21 November 2018 in Economies & markets

Canaccord Genuity Wealth Management’s Chief Investment Officer, Michel Perera talks with Tony Dwyer, Chief US Market Strategist based in New York following the anniversary of Lehman Brother’s collapse in 2008. 

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How investors should view the US midterm election results

The expectations were right on cue: Democrats took over the House of Representatives with a comfortable lead and Republicans kept the Senate with an increased majority. Markets are logically only slightly positively moved by the outcome. Beyond the immediate reaction, though, there should be a more bullish backdrop building in the coming year for risk assets.

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The Band-Aid Budget
30 October 2018 in Economies & markets

A sticking plaster for little issues but no big solution.

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Not the time to sell

Recent equity market turbulence has given investors a frisson of fear, as has often been the case over the course of the bull market that began way back in March 2009.

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Markets in turmoil – our view

This week’s market turmoil, like in February and March, started as a technical correction after six months of straight-up markets which required a little breathing space. Soon thereafter, however, fundamental concerns have crept in.

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