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Trade Tensions Back in the Headlines

by: ; Lauren Goodwin, CFA;

The US-China trade war has returned to media headlines. The White House, frustrated by mired trade negotiations, increased existing tariffs...

Deal or No Deal?

by: ; Mark Lacuesta, FRM, CAIA, CIPM

Markets in February rewarded risk assets with the S&P 500 Index posting another positive monthly return of 3.21%. Fixed Income was also positive, with investment grade rising...

A Tale of Two Markets

by: ; Mark Lacuesta, FRM, CAIA, CIPM

The best of the market followed the worst of the market with the S&P 500’s worst December since 1933 preceding its best January since 1987...

Santa’s Sleigh Had a Flat Last Year

by: ; Mark Lacuesta, FRM, CAIA, CIPM

December began with positive expectations, benefiting from a string of trading days from the final week in November. With eight of the last...

Mr. Market’s wild ride

by: ; Mark Lacuesta, FRM, CAIA, CIPM;

On the backend of the steep October drawdown, November started off with the uncertainty of the midterm elections. While there were expectations of a “Blue Wave”...

Market volatility causes investor anxiety

by: ; Robert Serenbetz;

Investors are experiencing a rough bout with volatility as the VIX index, Wall Street’s fear gauge, hit a level of...