30 Results for: election

Populists Gain Ground in Italy


No single party or coalition could garner an outright majority in the 2018 Italian general election on Sunday, March 4. However, the populist and Eurosceptic parties...

Post-Election Optimism Yet to Be Realized?


In the aftermath of the election, consumers, small businesses, and corporate CEOs signaled rising...

Equities Take Rising Fed Funds Rate in Stride


As expected, the Fed decided to raise short-term interest rates by 25 bps, bringing the Fed Funds Rate to 1.00%.

New Opportunities Ahead


Since 1988, U.S. equities have outperformed international developed equities 52% of the time. Three periods of U.S. equity outperformance stand out...

Looking Beyond U.S. Equities


Two areas where investors often fall short in diversifying their portfolios involve a home-country bias and an underinvestment in alternative betas. Today, we’ll address...

France Narrows Down Candidates; Euro Jumps


Following the first round of the French Election, the euro jumped to a five-month high against the dollar in a...