Author - Ian Slattery

Ian Slattery
Author: Ian Slattery

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Head of Investment Solutions at Zurich

President of the Irish Institute of Pensions Management

Ian Slattery joined Zurich in 2013. Ian’s current role is as Head of Investment Solutions where his main responsibilities include producing investment commentary and insights, meeting with customers, and speaking at Zurich and industry events. He is the current President and an Associate of the Irish Institute for Pensions Management, a CFA® Charterholder, a CAIA® Charterholder, and holds a Masters in Economic Policy Studies from Trinity College, Dublin.



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Latest Ian Slattery's articles

07/02/2023 | Zurich Ireland

Markets move higher amid rate rises

US equities posted further gains last week, finishing the week up 2.1% in euro terms, writes Ian Slattery. 
13/02/2023 | Zurich Ireland

US stocks pare gains as earnings forecasts slow

Last week saw a more cautious approach to US equities as concern over Federal Reserve policy and discouraging corporate earnings caused equities in the US to retreat from their recent gains, writes Ian Slattery. 
20/02/2023 | Zurich Ireland

Inflation lowers but remains persistent

Last week saw the release of US inflation figures for the month of January, writes Ian Slattery. 
06/03/2023 | Zurich Ireland

Stocks end the week up despite tight jobs market

A three-week losing streak came to an end for US stocks last week as US equities returned euro investors 1.7% despite economic indicators suggesting a persistently tight labour market, writes Ian Slattery. 
13/03/2023 | Zurich Ireland

Equities lower after volatile week of trading

Last week saw a choppy period for US equities as the tech-orientated and California-based Silicon Valley Bank went into receivership, writes Ian Slattery.

20/03/2023 | Zurich Ireland

Banking sector failings take the spotlight

US equities had an uneasy week amid speculation about global banking stability. Despite this, the US Index produced gains for investors returning 1.9% in euro terms, writes Ian Slattery. 
22/03/2023 | Zurich Ireland

Positive investor sentiment pulls back

In this investment podcast recorded on March 14th 2023, we speak about recent market movements and Zurich Investments current positioning and outlook. This month we also speak about inflation, what it is and what it means for investors.

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