Q4 2018 Investment Review

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Global equities posted sharp declines in Q4 on persistent concerns over global trade and slowing economic growth.

Fixed income markets wrestled with the complicated interplay among the Fed’s rate hikes, slowing economic growth, geopolitical uncertainty (i.e. trade tensions, Brexit, etc…) and volatile equity markets that drove investors to seek the safety of government bonds.​

Along with our review of Q4 2018, highlighted are SAA’s key themes for 2019, such as ​Equity Market Volatility, Global Growth and the Economic Cycle.