Our Co-CIO’s have been busy this week, with Hugh Selby-Smith chatting with the team at Ausbiz about – among other things – high valuations particularly in the US market, and that there’s still good value to be found in Europe. “On a relative valuation basis we see a number of opportunities in Europe…and we are starting to see positive flows in Europe (equities) which is notable. There’s quite a distinct set up in terms of the backdrop looking 12 months forward for European equities versus US equities,” Hugh said.
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Meanwhile Reuters Business spoke with Chad Padowitz about the higher volatility regime and its impact on the markets. “Time will tell whether inflation will be transitory or more pervasive but I think that now that U.S. yields have stabilised, that’s allowed the market to digest some of that,” he said. “But the reality is we have moved into a higher volatility regime, and because of that we expect to see larger daily movements than in recent years.”
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And to top it off both Hugh and Chad along with Talaria analyst John Razos kicked of a month of the Talaria team helping out the Vinnies crew delivering food to those most in need. It’s a pleasure to help out in some small way and the rest of the team are looking forward to making their contribution in the coming weeks.