Market Monitor
05/2017

«The Trend is your Friend» Equity markets started with a positive basic sentiment into 2017. Satisfying economic and company figures, which were mainly above expectation, and an interest environment, which gives nearly no alternatives to equities, are the basics for this positive trend. The US market led the trend during the first three months of …

Market Monitor
02/2017

Last week we saw some corrections. Equity prices came back from their partly historic highs and High Yield Bonds as well as Corporate Bonds showed also setbacks. The High Yield Corporate Bond Sector suffered 2,8 bn USD withdrawals in the week of March 8th. It looks like a sell-off. Meanwhile 7 bn USD were invested …

Market Monitor
01/2017

Last year financial markets were heavily politically influenced. BREXIT in June which surprised most investors led to tension in the market. The presidential election in the United States of America also showed an outcome which was not expected by most of the market participants. The forecasts of most analysts of a sharp market correction in …