Market Update

Market Update (Al-Ameen) – March 2017

Note from Chief Investment Officer at UBL Fund Managers Limited

The market remained volatile during the first half of the month falling by 1.43% to 48,289 points. This was mainly attributable to the political uncertainty associated with the Panama Case, the decision regarding which is expected within this month. Adding to investors’ worries was SECP’s action …

Market Update

Market Update – March 2017

Note from Chief Investment Officer at UBL Fund Managers Limited

The market remained volatile during the first half of the month falling by 1.43% to 48,289 points. This was mainly attributable to the political uncertainty associated with the Panama Case, the decision regarding which is expected within this month. Adding to investors’ worries was SECP’s action …

Market Update

Market Update – January 2017

Note from Chief Investment Officer at UBL Fund Managers Limited

The US Market took a breather after rallying last month as investors were concerned over Brexit, possible US trade war with China and US President-Elect’s policies. Gold rallied by 5% given the surrounding uncertainties. Jan-17 marked the start of the deal between OPEC and Non-OPEC members …

Market Update

Market Update (Al-Ameen) – January 2017

Note from Chief Investment Officer at UBL Fund Managers Limited

The US Market took a breather after rallying last month as investor were concerned over Brexit, possible US trade war with China and US President-Elect’s policies. Gold rallied by 5% given the surrounding uncertainties. Jan-17 marked the start of the deal between OPEC and Non-OPEC members …

Market Update

Market Update – November 2016

Note from Chief Investment Officer at UBL Fund Managers Limited

International stock markets were highly volatile as US Election took precedence over market fundamentals. Investors were concerned as they felt that Donald Trump economic plans and ideas could have devastating consequences for the global markets. Since then the market recovered swiftly as Donald Trump toned down …

Market Update

Market Update (Al-Ameen) – November 2016

Note from Chief Investment Officer at UBL Fund Managers Limited

International stock markets were highly volatile as US Election took precedence over market fundamentals. Investors were concerned as they felt that Donald Trump economic plans and ideas could have devastating consequences for the global markets. Since then the market recovered swiftly as Donald Trump toned down …

Market Update

Market Update (Al-Ameen Funds) – October 2016

Note from Chief Investment Officer at UBL Fund Managers Limited

International stock markets have remained volatile due to uncertainty over timing of Fed interest rate hike and lose monetary policy by Bank of Japan. At the same time, oil prices have rallied during the last two weeks over expected OPEC deal to curtail output. We expect …

Market Update

Market Update – October 2016

Note from Chief Investment Officer at UBL Fund Managers Limited

International stock markets have remained volatile due to uncertainty over timing of Fed interest rate hike and lose monetary policy by Bank of Japan. At the same time, oil prices have rallied during the last two weeks over expected OPEC deal to curtail output. We expect …

Market Update

Market Update – September 2016

Note from Chief Investment Officer at UBL Fund Managers Limited

International stock markets remained jittery ahead of Federal Reserve and Bank of Japan policy meetings. Investors were concerned due to uncertainty of interest rate hike timing following both hawkish and dovish comments from several Fed officials. Oil prices declined during the first half of the month …

Market Update

Market Update (Al-Ameen) – September 2016

Note from Chief Investment Officer at UBL Fund Managers Limited

International stock markets remained jittery ahead of Federal Reserve and Bank of Japan policy meetings. Investors were concerned due to uncertainty of interest rate hike timing following both hawkish and dovish comments from several Fed officials. Oil prices declined during the first half of the month …