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Riding the Trump Rally, but Prepping for the Trump Reality

Riding on the Trump Rally, but Prepping for the Trump Reality

Q2 2017 CIO Insights - Global and Non-U.S. Equity In the four-plus months since Donald Trump’s election, many investors have benefited from the “Trump Rally.” But, recently some have begun to question if the post-election run is...
Reflections on Reflation - Why This Time Feels Different for TIPS

Reflections on Reflation – Why This Time Feels Different for TIPS

Q2 2017 CIO Insights - Fixed Income Global financial markets experienced several shocks last year, not the least of which was the election of President Trump and the resulting reflation expectation-fueled risk market rallies. We...
Risk-Market Rallies Meet Policy Implementation Realities

Risk-Market Rallies Meet Policy Implementation Realities

Risk markets, including stocks and high-yield bonds, have rallied strongly on the pro-growth promises of Trumponomics—President Trump’s fiscal, regulatory, and trade policy proposals. But will that momentum continue as the realities of policy implementation...
Q1 CIO Insights Podcasts: A 2017 Outlook

First Quarter 2017 CIO Insights Podcasts: A 2017 Outlook

Volatility and uncertainty were prevalent in January as investors reacted to new legislation from the Trump administration. This quarter’s CIO Insights podcast series addresses that volatility and other global events with an outlook on...
Achieving Growth Via Efficiency

Achieving Growth Via Efficiency

Q1 2017 CIO Insights: U.S. Growth Equity - Mid & Small Cap Podcast In an uncertain environment, we believe it’s important to identify efficient companies that can withstand volatility and create their own pathways to growth. The...
Lacking Clarity? Go With What You Know

Lacking Clarity? Go with What You Know

Q1 2017 CIO Insights: Disciplined Equity Podcast An ocean of ink will be spilled trying to divine the Trump policy agenda for trade, international relations more broadly, taxes, regulations, what the election will mean for this or...
Actively Managing Risks of Rising Rates

Actively Managing the Risks of Rising Rates

Q1 2017 CIO Insights: U.S. Value Equity Podcast The Federal Reserve held interest rates at abnormally low levels for several years, which restrained bond yields and enticed investors to reach for yield in the form of...
Refocus on Fundamentals and Risk

Refocus on Fundamentals and Risk

Q1 2017 CIO Insights: Asset Allocation Podcast In our opinion, changing economic, market and political conditions introduce more uncertainty into markets than in recent years. Essentially ever since the 2007-08 financial crisis, record-low interest rates have forced...
Trump Policies and Current Market Trends

Trump Policies and Current Market Trends

Q1 2017 CIO Insights:  U.S. Large Cap Growth Equity Podcast In this edition of CIO Insights, we identify several considerations that may be important for investors going forward under a Donald Trump presidency. Certainly, no one...
2017 Outlook: More Fed Rate Hikes, Fiscal Stimulus and Higher Inflation Expectations

More Fed Rate Hikes, Fiscal Stimulus and Higher Inflation Expectations

Q1 2017 CIO Insights: Fixed Income Podcast As our Global Macro Strategy Team looks ahead to 2017, we believe the election of Donald Trump unleashed forces that are likely to push interest rates and inflation expectations higher...