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Gold: The Original Liquid Alternative
May Flash Flows: Cyclicals Keep Running to Records
ETFs took in $65 billion in May, their 7th consecutive month with more than $50 billion of flows — a record streak coinciding with $548 billion of flows in those months.
Weekly Economic Perspectives – Australia’s Non-Mining Capex Rebounds
US savings rate moderates as stimulus impact fades. Disappointing revisions to German and French Q1 GDP. Japan’s unemployment rate ticks higher. Strong prospects for Australia’s private capex.
Putting the Global Inflation Surge in Perspective
The Australian Labor Market Looks Set For A Bull Run
AUD up on strong data, higher commodity prices and weaker USD. Oil rebounds after last week’s plunge on hopes of recovery.
Spotting Trends: Position for Rates, Reflation and Reopening
Charting the Market: Previewing a Pivotal Q1 Earnings Season
Is Now the Time for Sector Investing?
How Deep Is the Value Rally?
Charting the Market: A New Season of Higher Rates
Income Generation Is a Problem – Plus, The Taxman Clips Your Coupon
Negative Interest Rates in the UK: Implications for Banks
Charting the Market: Where Are There Value Opportunities?
ESG’s Turning Point: Four Trends Could Accelerate Flows in 2021
Earnings Preview for Innovative Firms
Charting the Market: A Boom/Bust Year for Active Management
Model Portfolios: A Path to Optimization and Scalable Growth
By taking advantage of model portfolios, advisors are able to spend more time on client-facing activities. More time on client-facing activities is highly correlated to increased client satisfaction and wallet-share growth.
How to Value Thematic Strategies
Gold Nuggets: The Post-Election World and Gold’s 2021 Outlook
November ETF Flows: Getting Closer to the End of the Tunnel
Where to Seek Income Amid a Sea of Low Rates
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.