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Quarterly Performance Update

Stocks, Bonds Delivered Gains

Second Quarter 2021

U.S. stocks logged their fifth consecutive quarterly gain as earnings and economic data generally remained upbeat. Non-U.S. stocks also rallied for the quarter but lagged U.S. stocks. Meanwhile, inflation soared, yet global bonds still posted gains.

Q2 2021 Performance Update

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