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The Trouble with Style Drift

November 13, 2018

Manager style drift is very important to monitor on both sides of the fence, whether you are an institutional investor or an...

By Allie Esposito  |  Performance and Risk

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October 31, 2018

The End of LIBOR Is Nigh

The shortcomings of LIBOR were not initially apparent, however, throughout its lifetime, they have arisen.

By Tom P. Davis, PhD, CFA  |  Market and Economics

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September 25, 2018

Indicators Point to Fed Rate Hike Ahead of September Meeting

We have seen seven increases in the fed funds rate since December 2015, bringing the target rate range to 1.75-2.0%.

By Shreya A. Mehta  |  Market and Economics

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September 19, 2018

August Retail Sales Disappoint, but Overall Trends Look Strong

With school starting in August or early September across the U.S., how did back-to-school shopping contribute to the August...

By Sara B. Potter, CFA  |  Market and Economics

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September 13, 2018

Hurricane Florence: Bracing for Impact

As the east coast of the United States braces for landfall, in the Carolinas, residents and observers alike are hoping that 2018...

By Sara B. Potter, CFA  |  Market and Economics

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September 10, 2018

Stress Testing the Global Impacts of a U.S.-China Trade War

What happens if the trade war continues to intensify and how will this impact my portfolio?

By Ian Hissey  |  Market and Economics

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August 27, 2018

What Valuations Say About Technology and the Broader Market

Exactly how much of the S&P 500’s all-time highs can be attributed to the technology sector and how much of this is justified by...

By Arjun Deiva Sigamani  |  Market and Economics

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