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Market Commentary

Debate over another round of coronavirus aid and economic stimulus likely will be at the top of the agenda for the post-election session.
Election 2020

Our answers to investor questions about the 2020 election.
Still the Same: Fed Keeps Monetary Policy Steady
Market Commentary

The Fed did not add to this week’s uncertainties and kept rates unchanged, while also providing no new information with regard to its balance sheet.
Bond Insights

We’re staying focused on the Federal Reserve, and looking for opportunities to generate income while mitigating risk.
Election 2020

How do the tax plans of the two main candidates compare—and what, if anything, should investors do to prepare?
Too Much: Market Succumbed Again to Trifecta of Virus, Fiscal Relief and Election Uncertainty
Market Commentary

Last week ended with the S&P 500 having its worse week since March; amid surging virus cases and election uncertainty. Is the worst over?
Global Impact of a “Blue Wave” Election Outcome
Market Commentary

The potential economic and market impacts a “Blue Wave” for the U.S. election could have on five key areas: taxes, labor, the environment, oil and trade.
Election 2020

Why investors shouldn’t expect to immediately know all election outcomes.
Election Blues: Looking at Election History for Market Guidance
Market Commentary

With investors already on edge regarding election uncertainty, an “October surprise” arrives yet again. Can history provide some guidance on how elections impact markets?

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