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23/01/2023 | Zurich Ireland

Choppy trading as markets shift focus

Last week saw somewhat of a variable week for equities as several indicators proved to shift investor sentiment. US stocks lost -0.6% last week in euro terms, writes Ian Slattery. 
16/01/2023 | Zurich Ireland

Cooling energy prices boosts stocks

US equities ended a stellar week of gains last Friday, up 2.0% in euro terms. Much of the optimism resulted from a lower-than-expected inflation figure for December, writes Ian Slattery. 
16/01/2023 | Zurich Ireland

Pivotal year ahead: Investment Outlook 2023

As we look forward to 2023, we maintain a preference for equities over other asset classes. The prevailing market consensus is that inflation has now peaked, and that rates will therefore peak by the middle of 2023.