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October ETF Flows: This Is the Way
Fixed income and thematic ETFs continued to see strong inflows in October; bond ETFs took in more than $19 billion.
Charting the Market: 3 Charts to Watch This Election Earnings Season
Look Beyond the Losses When Tax-Loss Harvesting
2020 Election: Policy Plays
Indecision 2020: The Potential for a 2000 Election Night Reboot
What could a delayed election result look like? Matthew Bartolini explores this potential scenario and how investors may want to prepare for it.
Charting the Market: Examining 2020’s Not-So-Fun Factor Experience
Gold & Recessions: What to Know This Time Around
Leveraging Data on When to Use Sectors Versus Industries
S&P 500 Back at the High, What Now?
The S&P 500 recently surpassed its previous all-time high, marking the fastest recovery from a bear market in history.
How to Work with Clients to Integrate ESG Investing
What the US Election Could Mean for Policy and Portfolios
Due Diligence on Sector Leadership
Charting the Market: Have Active Managers Excelled in the Current Environment?
Correlation and dispersion metrics point to an environment that may be conducive for active small-cap managers. Overall, performance trends for US active managers have recently been unfavorable, with the exception of growth managers.
June ETF Flows: Searching for a Signal
Gold Can Shine in a Dismal Dollar Environment
Charting the Market: Is the Value Rally Sustainable
May ETF Flows: Welcome Back, T.I.N.A.
Is This A Narrow Market Rally?
Investment Implications of the Oil Price Shock
Optimizing Asset Allocations Amid Multidimensional Uncertainty
In the face of multidimensional uncertainty, confidence will be driven by progress in treating the COVID-19 health crisis, appropriate policy response and clarity around the economic fallout.
Charting the Market: Looking Under the Rally’s Hood
COVID-19: Treatment Timeline and Investment Implications
Potential medical solutions for COVID-19 include testing ability, therapeutics, and vaccines. Economic confidence will return only once emergency needs related to the virus have been managed and contained.
The Impact of Crisis-Driven Dividend Cuts
The ramifications of dividend adjustments have been felt up and down the cap spectrum.The adjustments also underscore the differences between dividend-focused ETF strategy methodologies and why performance may be diverging in our current environment.