February Market Commentary

The recovery in global markets year-to-date has been as extreme as the sell-off at the end of 2018. At one point in December, the S&P 500 Index had declined 15.7% intra-month. The S&P 500 has rallied 11.1% YTD and almost 20% since the Christmas eve low. It is the second-best annual start for US markets…

January Market Commentary

Global markets kicked off the year with a strong rally throughout January. It was a welcome relief following a dismal showing the month before. Wall Street’s benchmark S&P 500 Index posted its biggest monthly percentage gain, at 7.9% MoM, since October 2015.

5 Offshore Investments Tips

Evolution Global Investment Solutions understands that deciding to invest offshore is a big decision. For many, it is not a big decision and they will jump right into it. Either way, we are here to make the process easier for you.

How to Invest Offshore

Fact: South Africa’s equity market represents less than 1% of the world’s equity market value. Limiting yourself to local investments has the opportunity cost of foregoing potentially rewarding investment opportunities in global markets as well as greater diversification.

October Market Commentary

October lived up to its reputation of being a month where markets can slide. Following October’s broad sell-off, the majority of global indices are in negative territory year to date, many with double digit losses. The US temporarily dipped into negative territory year-to-date, only to be saved by a bounce in markets on the last…

Investing Offshore

Investing offshore is often a daunting idea for investors. It is mistakenly seen by many as overly complex, costly and even risky. For investors who are already aware of offshore investing and the benefits thereof, the challenge is choosing the correct asset manager to manage their funds.