The Markets

    Nov 11, 2019

IndexIQ October 2019 Commentary


October was not the scary month investors had feared. Against a backdrop of optimism on a US-China trade deal, expectations of a 3rd rate cut by the Fed...

    Nov 4, 2019

Liquid alternative ETFs: The next frontier in institutional investing


A study revealed an evolving trend towards more extensive use of liquid alternative ETFs...

    Nov 1, 2019

The earnings disaster that wasn’t?


Early indications are that the current earnings season might not be quite the disaster that was predicted by some...

    Oct 31, 2019

Another rate cut—Is the U.S. economy weakening?

by: ; Multi-Asset Solutions team

In yesterday’s Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) meeting, the Federal Reserve (the “Fed”) lowered interest rates for a third time...

    Oct 29, 2019

Are we moving to a post-trade-war world?


After two years of conflict, of on-again/off-again trade talks between the U.S. and China, could we finally be moving towards a post-trade-war world...

    Oct 24, 2019

Risks increase under weight of geopolitical disruption


The contest for world leadership in the 21st century is underway...

    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 15, 2019

A weak earnings season is just beginning

by: ; Multi-Asset Solutions team

Slowing economic growth has weighed on corporate sales and profits...