Performance bulletin from Saunderson House

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19 November 2015


Saunderson House200The past 10 years have proven extremely challenging. Investors have had to contend with the collapse of the credit bubble in 2008 and the subsequent recession, the eurozone debt crisis which raised concerns about the future of the single currency in 2011 and then a commodities price meltdown in the second half of 2014.

Today, investors are focusing on whether interest rates in the developed world will ever be able to move much above the emergency low levels at which they currently stand, and if the economic slowdown in China means that the global backdrop is actually deteriorating once again.

While macroeconomic events have continued to unnerve investors, we have followed our investment approach and navigated through a decade of challenges to deliver positive performance for our clients.

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