Oct 18, 2019

IndexIQ September 2019 Commentary


Weakening economic data has been met with higher stock prices as investors’ thirst for ever lower rates helped to buoy the markets...

    Oct 9, 2019

What if the economy keeps going?


At times, it has seemed like all the talk over the last few months has been about recession...

    Sep 16, 2019

What impact do elections have on markets?


Do elections move markets? In the short term, the answer is clearly yes. For the longer term it depends...

    Sep 9, 2019

Look to Insured Munis for High Quality and Attractive Income


MacKay Municipal Managers have said that insured municipal bonds are like having a belt with suspenders...

    Sep 5, 2019

Is Recession in the Cards?


There’s a saying that recessions don’t just happen; they’re the result of policy mistakes...

    Sep 4, 2019

Volatility Returns


An inverted yield curve, the return of volatility, and “the regularity of unprecedented events”...

    Aug 22, 2019

IndexIQ July 2019 Commentary


The U.S. market continued its rebound from its May “spring fever” to reach newer highs on the expectation of a rate cut at the end of the month...

    Aug 16, 2019

Late Cycle Investing


The current economic expansion is now more than 10 years old, making it the longest period of continued growth on record by some measures...