Tag Archives: Sovereign Debt

Comment: Market Volatility

Following this week’s stockmarket volatility. Key points: Fundamental elements to market turmoil – sovereign debt concerns and weakening US growth But we believe the past few days reflect investor panic rather than true prospects for global assets There is a significant fundamental element behind the current market volatility, with European sovereigns facing very real problems […]

Sovereign Debt & You

Today, I bring you the views of Dimensional Fund Advisors, one of our key investment partners, responsible for investing in excess of US$200 billion globally. Last week we came across an “Economic and Policy Watch” update prepared by a major investment bank that reviewed recent government proposals to address the nation’s funding crisis. Titled “It […]