16 Jan 2023
Week in Review: U.S. Inflation Continues to Slow
2023 has started the year with equity markets rising, bond yields falling, and the U.S. dollar weakening, very different to the trends that prevailed in 2022.
9 Jan 2023
Week in Review: U.S. Labour Market Remains Robust
Friday’s employment report in the United States turned sentiment back in a positive direction as investors weighed a renewed possibility of the Federal Reserve (Fed) achieving a soft landing.
26 Dec 2022
Week in Review: Mixed Markets Ahead of Holiday Season
Hawkish comments from the Federal Reserve and other global central banks over the previous week continued to be a key factor weighing on markets.
2 Jan 2023
Week in Review: Central Banks Stay Hawkish
The US Federal Reserve (Fed) announced a 50 basis point rate hike on Wednesday, taking the benchmark policy rate to the targeted range between 4.25% and 4.5%.
13 Dec 2022
Carrick Wealth Receives Seven Awards at the International Adviser Best Practice Adviser Awards
South African wealth management and investment firm Carrick Wealth is thrilled to announce that it has been named as the winner of seven awards in the prestigious International Adviser Best Practice Adviser Awards 2022 in partnership with Morningstar Wealth Platform.
19 Dec 2022
Week in Review: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly
U.S. equity markets gave up some recent gains this week, as investors digested the surprisingly strong economic data which revised sentiment that the Federal Reserve (FED) might look to soften their interest rate hiking program.
12 Dec 2022
Week in Review: Strong Jobs Report
Global equities recorded their first back-to-back monthly gain in over a year, and investment-grade bonds posted their biggest monthly gain since 2008, buoyed by the possibility that the Federal Reserve may slow the pace of its interest rate increases.
5 Dec 2022
Week in Review: Friendlier Fed
Minutes from the Federal Open Market Committee’s (FOMC) latest meeting were released earlier this week and the key takeaway was that smaller rate hikes are more likely in the upcoming months as inflation settles down.
14 Nov 2022
Week in Review: Fed Hikes as Expected
The U.S. Federal Reserve (Fed) raised interest rates by a further 75 basis points to the 3.75%-4% range on Wednesday, its fourth consecutive hike this year.
7 Nov 2022
Carrick Investment Services Welcomes Paul Jeffreys as New Regional Manager of Our Mauritius Office
Carrick is pleased to welcome Paul Jeffreys as our new Regional Manager: Carrick Investment Services, effective from 01 November.
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