Our 2019 Global Alternatives Outlook (PDF) has ideas to help you navigate this shifting investment landscape in the upcoming 12- to 18-months.
From a business standpoint, 2018 was a good year for our team, with solid investment performance and flows which surpassed our expectations.
Michael discusses how short covering, rather than real money, has driven the fastest recovery on record following a bear market, and looks ahead at slowing earnings growth.
The Fed halted tightening and propelled equities to their fastest recovery ever following a bear market. This decision was made despite the lowest unemployment rate in 40 years. Does that make sense? Also, a possible deal with China.
Michael discusses this year’s Eye on the Market Energy paper. Topics include the unattainable objectives of the Green New Deal, an overview of the world’s de-carbonization challenges, Germany’s energy transition and Trump’s War on Science.
EURUSD should be rangebound
It was another rollercoaster ride for equity markets but this time ending on a high note, with the S&P 500 Index delivering a thrilling 13.6% return in the first quarter, the best start to a year since 1998.
Michael discusses US-China trade war in context, the outlook for prescription drug price legislation, and an updated ideological scorecard for 2020 Presidential candidates.
Michael shares his thoughts on the US China trade war, Mexico tariffs and the US immigration policy.
Michael went on a search for Democratic Socialism in the real world, and ended up halfway around the globe from where he began.