Global Matters Weekly – 13 December 2021

Staying the course

by Alex Harvey, CFA

Whilst investment is a different game altogether, similarities can be drawn between our industry and the Formula One season

Market Snapshot

  • Global equities rallied 3.3% last week
  • US inflation jumped 6.8% in 2021 to the highest level since 1982
  • Brent crude rallied 7.5% over the week to $75.2 a barrel
  • Gold was flat at $1782.8 per ounce