Monthly Archives: February 2016

As is traditional at Austen Morris Associates the first of 4 annual quarterly meetings was held last week to kick off 2016. It was an opportunity to recognize individuals for outstanding performance during the first ... more
Asia Pacific A sharp rebound in Japanese shares provided a major boost to the MSCI Pacific Index, which gained 6.9% in the week ended 19 February. Japanese stocks bounced back from the sharp falls of ... more
Asia Pacific The MSCI Pacific Index plummeted 9.8% in the week ending 12 February, hit by a 12.6% collapse in Japan’s TOPIX. The Japanese stock market fell heavily as investors digested the Bank of Japan’s ... more
Asia Pacific Surprise policy easing from the Bank of Japan (BoJ) contributed to a better week for Pacific markets. The MSCI Pacific Index jumped 3.4%. Japan’s TOPIX surged 4.2%, helped by an unexpected decision by ... more