Investment Perspectives

Each quarter we explore a topic that we believe is relevant for our clients in understanding the current investment environment and the markets.

Investment Perspectives 2Q July 2014

The decline in global interest rates from already historically low levels at the beginning of this year has caught many investors by surprise. At the end of 2013, expectations were for increasing worldwide growth and inflation, which should have resulted in somewhat higher interest rates. Yet, in virtually every important country, rates on government bonds have fallen since January.

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