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Q3 2015

10/12/2015
The market in 2015 has grown progressively weaker. News ranging from a slowing Chinese economy, to sluggish global growth, and challenged corporate earnings clobbered major markets, especially emerging markets. In late August, equity market volatility nearly tripled from its summer average. In response, investors fearful of further losses voted with their feet: On the day following the sharp decline of August 24th, investors’ equity fund redemptions were the highest in nine years.

VitalSigns Chart Q3 2015

  

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