Industry Trends


COVID-19: Evolving Insurance and Risk Management Implications
Marsh & McLennan Agency
The outbreak of the novel coronavirus, COVID-19, pandemic c continues to spread and disrupt lives, businesses, and economies worldwide. Given the far-reaching business impacts of measures already
The Complex Relationship Between Inflation and Asset Prices
Cambridge Associates
It is easy to be cautious about the future when COVID-19 is spreading across much of the world, undercutting economic activity. Many governments are working to offset this loss with monetary and
Podcast: Putting Market Volatility in Context for Family Offices
Boston Private
With unprecedented health concerns and economic uncertainty at the forefront of everyone’s mind, Edward Marshall sat down with Richard Perez, to provide guidance on how to put these events into
Wealth Planning for the Modern Family
Northern Trust
Estate Planning has not caught up with changing family structures. Thirty years ago, a traditional family was considered to be a husband and wife who married at an early age, bought a home, had
Summary of the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act
Warner Norcross & Judd
On March 27, 2020, the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act ("CARES Act") was signed into law. The CARES Act provides emergency assistance to individuals, families, and
Navigating the Black Swan
BKS Partners
The current COVID-19 crisis is a true black swan event that has arrived with great velocity and far reaching consequences.  In hindsight, risk managers and thought leaders have been warning of
Leadership in an Outbreak
Korn Ferry
What started as a China-specific issue is spreading fast across the globe for one business after another. One estimate says organizations may lose up to $1.1 trillion before the COVID-19 tragedy
The Asset Manager's Conundrum
Korn Ferry
For the last three decades, success for an asset manager was simple: generate returns. But with a maturing industry going through disruption, the formula for success is no longer clear. To evolve
For Family Offices, COVID-19 Presents a New Challenge, and Opportunity
As the human and economic toll of the coronavirus mounts, no sector of the economy has been immune from the downturn, and this includes family offices. Depending on the size and scope of the family
Direct Impact: Establishing an Emergency COVID-19 Relief Fund
Hemenway & Barnes
The impact of COVID-19 on our communities is only just starting to come into focus. No matter what happens from here, the damage will be dramatic. Many nonprofits that have not traditionally made