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Quarterly Performance Update

World Retreats from Risk

First Quarter 2020

Stocks started the quarter strong, reaching record highs by mid-February. After that, investor sentiment and market performance changed dramatically, as China’s coronavirus outbreak expanded into a pandemic. Amid widespread economic shutdowns, risk assets declined quickly and sharply, while perceived safe-haven assets rallied.


Q1 2020 Performance Update

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