Market Commentaries

06 Nov

Keep Calm and Count On

November 6, 2020 Voters remained glued to the edge of their seats as counting continued in the race for the White House. As of Friday afternoon, a winner had yet to be called as election workers continued to count mail-in ballots in Pennsylvania, Georgia, Arizona, and Nevada. The latest results showed Democratic Presidential Candidate Joe…

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02 Nov

Markets Wake Up to Coronavirus Risks and No Pre-Election Stimulus Deal

October 30, 2020 After weeks of ignoring growing coronavirus risks, markets finally awoke to the reality that a second surge is taking hold across the globe. Europe, having avoided the worst of the first wave in March, is now approaching death rates approximating those in the U.S., prompting some countries to enact stricter social distancing…

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23 Oct

Elections: Perception Versus Reality

October 23, 2020 It’s shaping up to be a presidential election season like no other. It feels like we say this every four years, but this year it certainly feels very different. Whether it be the hardships inflicted by Covid, the increasingly polarizing political platforms, or the growing influence and reverberation from mainstream and social media…

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