Implications for insurance capital requirements
Reaching for yield, which we define as buying bonds with wider spreads after controlling for sector and rating impacts, is a topic that frequently arises in the life insurance industry.
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
EURUSD should be rangebound
David Kelly, the Fed, interest rates
Dividend paying stocks offer investors income & a valuable source of total return in an environment of uncertain capital growth.
High-yield portfolios should now combine yield with dividend growth. Cash flow analysis helps determine if dividends are sustainable
Paper examining market reaction to economic improvement, & the likely outcomes when central banks unwind the aggressive monetary policies
Article discussing how low growth, low yield environments are good for equity income investing.