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The trend of volatility continued in the 2nd quarter as political leaders took center stage by attending high profile group events like the NATO and the G-7 summits, while conducting historic one-on-one meetings. The tension surrounding these events rattled financial markets. They made headline news and were heavy on pageantry, but light on specifics.
The swings in financial markets throughout the 1st quarter reminded us of Newton’s Cradle – a toy from our past that demonstrates one of Sir Isaac Newton’s three laws of motion. Although this mathematician died in 1727, his third law can be applied to explain performance to-date in 2018: “For every action, there is an […]