RiverPeak Wealth Monthly Update for May 2020

Global Market Overview The recovery which began towards the end of March extended into April with global markets posting positive returns across the board. The MSCI World index generated a return of 9.04% over the month.  The S&P 500 was the best performing market with a return of 10.87%. Following March’s rout, the FTSE 250 also rebounded in April, returning 9.71% and outperforming the...
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Coronavirus Update

We have been used to rising markets and low volatility for so long that it can be a shock when equity indices take a nose-dive.  After several weeks of apparent complacency, when markets continued to rise, some investors have, understandably, started to express their concerns about the spread of COVID-19 and its impact on the global economy with the FTSE All-Share falling over 10 percent in under ...
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