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Month in Review – October 2023



October Highlights

  • Equities struggled for the third consecutive month, as upward pressure on interest rates and geopolitical issues produced a headwind.
  • Fixed income indices generally declined slightly, as the yields on the two-year remained relatively stable while that on the ten-year U.S Treasury rose.
  • Significant headlines for the month included potential future interest rate moves by the Federal Reserve; the UAW strike; war in the Middle East; and wrangling in regard to the Speaker of the House.


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