Networks - Investment Strategy

Jim Evans, Parametric
Wednesday, February 26, 2020

Investors have taken notice of tax-exempt interest income from municipal bonds thanks to changing tax rates and new state and local tax deduction caps.

Tuesday, February 25, 2020

Shareholder engagement is not a new activity, and it is on the rise in 2020 as millennials continue to drive more interest in responsible investing.

Jon Rocafort, Parametric
Friday, February 21, 2020

Despite reduced return expectations in 2020, municipals should remain a valuable building block of an investor's portfolio due to their attractive tax-adjusted yields, diversification benefits, and improving credit characteristics.

Brian Langstraat, Parametric
Thursday, February 20, 2020

Direct indexing has been called the ETF killer, ETF 2.0, and a catalyst that will bring an end to commingled investment vehicles.

Greg Liebl, Parametric
Thursday, February 20, 2020

The commodities market appears to be recovering, but will it continue to improve throughout 2020? Find out which economic factors will drive—or sink—the asset class.

Monday, February 24, 2020

In this exclusive chat with Mellody Hobson, President and co-CEO of Ariel Investments, she speaks candidly about the importance and value of diversity in finance—how being color brave can improve business and society at large.

Asset Consulting Group
Wednesday, February 19, 2020

Much of the trade conflict between the U.S. and China can be traced to China’s desire to be a technological power. It is difficult for China to do much more than play catch-up in established technology like semiconductors, where improvements are incremental.

Asset Consulting Group
Wednesday, February 19, 2020

Climate change occurs slowly over time, which may make it an easy risk factor for investors to ignore. Recent studies suggest that climate change will have a negative economic impact on long-term global GDP.

Asset Consulting Group
Tuesday, February 18, 2020

As part of the investment review process, there is the identification of key areas of focus or themes that will drive investment returns over the immediate term.

Friday, February 7, 2020

The familiar cliché that hindsight is 20/20 seems particularly apt as we step into the year 2020 and look back on the decade of the 2010s.