Despite attractive valuations, emerging market equities have underperformed. Things are improving, but a headwind looms: monetary policy
Market recap for the week, with consymer confidence & equities chart, economic data calendar, & market statistics
Analysis of Italy's highly volatile political environment, and the possible implications for the markets
Paper examining market reaction to economic improvement, & the likely outcomes when central banks unwind the aggressive monetary policies
Adding credit exposure to defined contribution (DC) defaults via an unconstrained multi-asset credit fund has the potential to enhance risk-adjusted returns and improve outcomes for DC plan members.
In lower cost, liquid vehicles, alternative risk premia strategies can strengthen a risk-return profile.
Article examining the economic effects and investment implications of the US fiscal cliff agreement
Article discussing how low growth, low yield environments are good for equity income investing.