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The BIM 2020 Reviews

Volume 25, Edition 1, March 2020

  • Investment Environment – Bridging The Gap
  • Equity Markets – Navigating The COVID-19 Storm
  • Fixed Income Markets – Flight To Safety

Volume 25, Edition 2, June 2020

  • Investment Environment – Quicker Recovery To Date than Expected
  • Equity Markets – Stimilus and Low Rates Spark Market Rebound
  • Fixed Income Markets – Central Bank Bond Purchases Ramp

The BIM 2019 Reviews

Volume 24, Edition 4, December 2019

  • Economic & Geo-Political Backdrop – Easing Trade Tensions May Bolster Growth
  • Equity Markets – Solid Prospects For Equities In 2020 Despite Stellar 2019
  • Fixed Income Markets – A Tougher End To A Strong 2019

Volume 24, Edition 3, September 2019

  • Economic & Geo-Political Backdrop – Soft Landing Remains In Progress
  • Equity Markets – Selectivity Remains Key In Choppy Markets
  • Fixed Income Markets – A Tale Of Two Maturities

Volume 24, Edition 2, June 2019

  • Economic & Geo-Political Backdrop – Modest Growth Likely Ahead
  • Equity Markets – Growth Harder To Find, But Situation Should Improve
  • Fixed Income Markets – Interest Rates Continue To Fall

Volume 24, Edition 1, March 2019

  • Economic & Geo-Political Backdrop – Soft Landing Expected For Global Growth
  • Equity Markets – Sentiment Rebounds, Fundamentals To Follow
  • Fixed Income Markets – Central Banks Talk Interest Rates Even Lower

The BIM 2018 Reviews

Volume 23, Edition 4, December 2018

  • Economic & Geo-Political Backdrop – Global Growth Outlook Remains Solid
  • Equity Markets – Sentiment Overshadows Fundamentals
  • Fixed Income Markets – Growth Concerns Lead Interest Rates Lower

Volume 23, Edition 3, September 2018

  • Economic & Geo-Political Backdrop – Global Economy Performing Well
  • Equity Markets – Stocks Continue To Navigate Trade Noise
  • Fixed Income Markets – Strong Economic Data Leads Interest Rates Higher

Volume 23, Edition 2, June 2018

  • Economic & Geo-Political Backdrop – Fundamentals Fine Amid Trade Tensions
  • Equity Markets – Stocks Shake Off Trade Rhetoric
  • Fixed Income Markets – Interest Rates Little Changed

Volume 23, Edition 1, March 2018

  • Economic & Geo-Political Backdrop – Fundamentals Solid, Trade Rhetoric Noise
  • Equity Markets – Normal Volatility Returns
  • Fixed Income Markets – Yield Curve Flattening Continues

The BIM 2017 Reviews

Volume 22, Edition 4, December 2017

  • Economic & Geo-Political Backdrop – Global Inflation Remains Modest
  • Equity Markets – Opportunities In Old Economy Businesses
  • Fixed Income Markets – Flattening Yield Curve

Volume 22, Edition 3, September 2017

  • Economic & Geo-Political Backdrop – Global Growth Acceleration Takes Hold
  • Equity Markets – Better Growth And Modest Inflation Sets The Tone
  • Fixed Income Markets – A Time Of Rising Rates

Volume 22, Edition 2, June 2017

  • Economic & Geo-Political Backdrop – Global Central Banks Turn Hawkish
  • Equity Markets – All Is Well On The Home Front?
  • Fixed Income Markets – Bank Of Canada Set To Hike

Volume 22, Edition 1, March 2017

  • Economic & Geo-Political Backdrop – Modest Synchronized Growth
  • Equity Markets – Sentiment Remains Upbeat
  • Fixed Income Markets – Tighter Spreads and Flat Rates