Global markets retreated 2% on the week as pandemic concerns weighed on investor sentiment. YTD the MSCI AC World TR index is down 6.7%. A spike in new coronavirus cases in the US provoked concerns about the potential pace of the global economic recovery and offset some positive economic newsflow.

Markets such as the S&P 500 remain on pace for their best quarterly performance in 45 years, gaining more than 20% since the end of March. CLICK HERE