Shaun McDade, Joint MD (Guernsey) and Head of International Portfolio Management, reflects on the third quarter of 2019 in this report and discusses key influences on markets.
Shaun McDade discusses markets and provides an update on our model portfolios in the MitonOptimal quarterly market video report, Q4, 2018. Shaun is the Joint Managing Director of MitonOptimal Portfolio Management in Guernsey, for the MitonOptimal group of companies and a member of the MitonOptimal Investment Management Committee. For more of the team’s views from
A sizeable and aggressive risk-off episode, reflecting escalating fears over global economic conditions, transformed an otherwise okay year for most markets into what has been described as an “annus horribilis” over the fourth quarter. Developed equity benchmarks suffered their largest falls since the nadir of the Eurozone debt crisis in 2011, feeding through to credit
In a recent Weekly Comment entitled ‘The Big Picture US Interest Rate Debate ’ penned by Scott Campbell (no relation to your modest scribe), the article underlined that we are in the early stages of a multi-year period of rising US interest rates. What wasn’t touched on, however, is the divergence in monetary policy currently
Global asset manager MitonOptimal today announced the launch of a new Dublin-domiciled DFM fund range. The new DFM funds offer international IFAs access to MitonOptimal’s asset allocation and manager selection in a unitised fund vehicle. The new funds comprise three risk-rated portfolios: Cautious, Moderate & Growth – each available in both USD and GBP denominated
MitonOptimal Portfolio Management (CI) Ltd has been approved and selected to be included in the local Investment Manager programme which forms part of the wider investment reserves of the States of Guernsey Policy and Resources Committee. Joint Managing Director and Portfolio Manager Simon Sharrott commented: “We are delighted with this recent success in being approved and granted