The yield curve, specifically its potential inversion, has become one of the most trusted signals of impending economic turmoil.
On July 31st, The Federal Reserve (Fed) cut rates for the first time since 2008. In the immediate aftermath of this cut, the U.S. Dollar strengthened.
Over the past few years, real estate investors have constantly discussed the ���death of retail��� - put another way, as a greater share of consumer activity occurs online, the need for large, big-box retail properties has dwindled.
This is a trend that has already begun this year, with major EM central banks already enacting rate cuts, or at least postponing planned rate hikes.
On June 20-21, we attended the 2019 IFRS conference in London to stay informed on important regulatory issues affecting the insurance industry today.
Themes and implications from the Global Fixed Income, Currency & Commodities Investment Quarterly