International Market Review & Outlook September 2012

Unprecedented steps by central banks to fix the slowest global growth since 2009 sent investors in "risk-on" mode and rushing into equities. The US Federal Reserve in mid-September pledged a third round of asset purchases, this time aimed at mortgage backed securities, with no timeline for its end. Quickly dubbed "QE Infinity" the Fed will buy an additional $40 billion of securities a month, in addition to Operation Twist, until unemployment is brought down to 'normal' levels.

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