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Saturday, July 29, 2017

Market Review Global equity markets rose 4.5% during the second quarter, as measured by the MSCI ACWI Index, while the Bloomberg Barclays Global Aggregate Bond Index posted a 2.6% return.[1] International markets found firmer footing...

 

Wednesday, May 3, 2017

Market ReviewGlobal equity markets rose 7.1% during the first quarter, as measured by the MSCI ACWI Index, and outperformed the 1.8% return for the Bloomberg Barclays Global Aggregate Bond Index. Stocks recorded solid gains through mid-Marc

 

Tuesday, January 24, 2017

Market ReviewGlobal equity markets rose 1.3% during the fourth quarter, as measured by the MSCI ACWI Index, and outperformed the -7.1% return for the Bloomberg Barclays Global Aggregate Bond Index.[1] Stocks declined early in the quarter am

 

Tuesday, October 18, 2016

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Wednesday, April 13, 2016

Global equity markets rose 0.4% during the first quarter, as measured by the MSCI ACWI index, but trailed the 5.9% return for the Barclays Global Aggregate Bond index.[1] Stocks declined sharply in January and February on concerns over slow

 

Wednesday, March 30, 2016

We are extremely happy to announce that our own Craig Stanley (Lead Partner, Retirement Plan Consulting) has been voted to the 2016 list of "Top 50 Retirement Plan Advisors Under 40" in the U.S. for the 2nd time!  This distingu

 

Tuesday, January 26, 2016

Global equity markets rose 5.2% during the fourth quarter, as measured by the MSCI ACWI Index, and outperformed the -0.96 return for the BofA Merrill Lynch Global Broad Market bond index. Stocks rose early in the quarter on expectations for

 

Monday, October 12, 2015

Global equity markets returned -9.3% during the third quarter, as measured by the MSCI ACWI Index, and underperformed the 1.2% gain for the BofA Merrill Lynch Global Broad Market bond index.[1] Economic uncertainty weighed on stocks, i

 

Friday, August 7, 2015

Global equity markets gained 0.5% during the second quarter, as measured by the MSCI ACWI Index, and outperformed the -1.3% return for the BofA Merill Lynch Global Broad Market Index.[1] Global equities continued to benefit from accomm

 

Thursday, August 6, 2015

Global equity markets ended the first quarter of 2015 in positive territory, as supportive central bank policy drove larger gains for international markets. The MSCI ACWI global equity market index returned 2.4% and outperformed the -1.7% r

 

Thursday, August 6, 2015

The fourth quarter of 2014 closed with global equities in positive territory for the third consecutive year. Global equity markets returned 0.52%1 during the fourth quarter, as measured by the MSCI ACWI Index, outdistancing the -0.65% retur

 

Thursday, August 6, 2015

We are very excited to announce that Craig has been named to the 2014 list of Hampton Roads' "Top Forty Under 40", published by Inside Business! His profile and Q&A for the listing can be viewed here. Craig joins two other S

 

Thursday, August 6, 2015

Global equity markets returned -2.20% during the third quarter, as measured by the MSCI ACWI Index, modestly outperforming the -2.84% return for the BofA ML Global Broad Market Bond Index. The economic landscapre reflected a divergence acro

 

Thursday, August 6, 2015

We are extremely happy to announce that our own Craig Stanley, Director of Retirement Plan Consulting, has been voted to the list of "Top 50 Plan Advisors Under 40" in the U.S.! This distinguished list, published by the National Ass

 

Wednesday, August 5, 2015

Global equity markets were broadly positive, with a 1.21%1gain for the MSCI ACWI Index over the first quarter of 2014. This came despite several developments that weighed on the minds of investors, including political turmoil in Ukraine, sl

 

Tuesday, August 4, 2015

The fourth quarter of 2013 saw a continuation of trends that developed over the first nine months of the year. Global equity markets outperformed fixed income and cash, while US stocks outdistanced their international counterparts and, part