As we come to the close of 2015, we can look back and review a year that was just plain odd. We spent most of 2015 waiting for the Federal Reserve to raise interest rates. Finally, in December, they pulled the trigger for a quarter percent increase. The market initially cheered this move but has since declined, which is more in-line with expectations.
Unfortunately, we also spent the year watching horrifying scenes of terror attacks. This too, impacted the market, especially international markets, which were already in pain. Most international funds have been on a downward trajectory since June of …Read More