US equity markets continued their strong run, bolstered by the recent address from Fed Chair Powell, with the S&P 500 adding another 3% in August
At the annual Jackson Hole Economic Symposium, Chairman Powell spoke at length his confidence that the recent inflation spike is transitory, which investors took as an encouraging sign for markets
International and emerging market equities posted positive returns in the wake of regulatory tension presented in China during July
Bonds experienced a modest decline while the 10-year treasury yield inched down to 1.30%
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