Williams Investment Management Financial Commentary

Financial Commentary – June 2022

Markets are now reflecting multiple concerns. February witnessed the shock of a full scale Russian invasion of Ukraine, rather than a Donbas land grab mirroring Putin’s previous tactics in North Ossetia, Abkhazia and Crimea. Due to Ukrainian resistance, Western assistance and poor Russian tactics, Putin’s ambitions have subsequently been clipped out of necessity.  However, the…

Williams Investment Management Financial Commentary

Financial Commentary – May 2022

While the war (sorry, Special Operation) in Ukraine continues to take centre stage, there are signs that markets are starting to look beyond it, refocusing on economic matters. In the US, 10 year Treasury bonds currently yield 2.4% which offers precious little recompense when inflation stands at 8.5%. In the UK, 10 year Government bonds…

Williams Investment Management Financial Commentary

Financial Commentary – April 2022

Ukraine continues to dominate headlines. As we write, it appears Russia’s initial tactics have failed and a combination of its frustration, incompetence and brutality hallmarks the next stage of this conflict. In 2000, the Chechen capital, Grozny, had suffered a greater degree of destruction than befell Dresden at the end of WWII, so Putin’s current…

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Just Williams – Episode 13

Hot off the press it’s episode 13 of the Just Williams Podcast. Williams Investment Management stockbroking partners Duncan Williams, Robert Ash and John Newsome field questions from host Ian Shuttleworth on a variety of topical subjects; the unfolding situation in Ukraine and the impact on investment markets the current state of the Bond Market, and…