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Market Update – May 2020

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Despite the severe isolation measures put in place in countries all over the world, markets were generally strong through April. The US weekly jobless claims come off the record set in late March however the number of claims each week through April was still staggeringly high with over 30 million Americans having lost their jobs in just six weeks.

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Market Update – December 2019

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Domestic and global markets displayed strong performance in November, with US and Australian equity markets both reaching all-time highs. These appeared to be minimally impacted by ongoing concerns surrounding poor economic data and various geopolitical risks including those brought about by the US-China trade war.

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