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Biweekly insights on the latest global investment news regarding equities and fixed income from our leadership team.

Markets in a Minute: November 13, 2017
Equities: Mean reversion for the holidays? | Fixed Income: Jerome Powell, the new boss,...

Markets in a Minute: October 30, 2017
Equities: Q3 earnings kept the rally afloat | Fixed Income: A new Fed chairperson?

Markets in a Minute: October 16, 2017
Equities: A sentiment-driven rally | Fixed Income: Fourth week of higher yields

Markets in a Minute: October 2, 2017
Equities: Rotation and small-cap rebound | Fixed Income: Don’t ditch your bonds, just . . .

Markets in a Minute: September 18, 2017
Equities: Rebounding and rotating | Fixed Income: Hurricanes and the muni market

Markets in a Minute: September 5, 2017
Equities: The end of the beginning, or ... | Fixed Income: Shutdowns and debt ceilings

Markets in a Minute: August 21, 2017
Equities: U.S. stocks still near all-time highs | Fixed Income: The Fed’s minutes in a minute

Markets in a Minute: August 7, 2017
Equities: Is the stock market party fading? | Fixed Income: Same story, different day

Markets in a Minute: July 24, 2017
Equities: Elevated earnings expectations | Fixed Income: Potential thorns amid the roses

Markets in a Minute: July 10, 2017
Equities: Resiliency trumped headwinds | Fixed Income: The Draghi effect

Markets in a Minute: June 26, 2017
Equities: All-time highs continue | Fixed Income: Happy birthday Brexit!

Markets in a Minute: June 12, 2017
Equities: Ongoing overseas improvements | Fixed Income: Fed rate hike probable this week

Markets in a Minute: May 30, 2017
Equities: Europe still has upside potential | Fixed Income: Bond yields likely to stay low

Markets in a Minute: May 15, 2017
Equities: A favorable backdrop | Fixed Income: Remarkably low volatility

Markets in a Minute: May 1, 2017
Equities: Stretching to new heights | Fixed Income: Let's talk about a June rate hike

Markets in a Minute: April 3, 2017
Equities: The eight-year bull market | Fixed Income: Here’s why yields aren’t moving

Markets in a Minute: March 16, 2017
Equities: A widely anticipated result | Fixed Income: Multiple rate hikes in 2017?!

Markets in a Minute: March 6, 2017
Equities: An unstoppable bull? | Fixed Income: Everything’s been up but yields

Markets in a Minute: February 21, 2017
Equities: Soaring to new heights | Fixed Income: Beware the Ides of March!

Markets in a Minute: February 6, 2017
Equities: The reflation trade | Fixed Income: Donald “Trumps” the Fed

Markets in a Minute: January 23, 2017
Equities: Trading on expectations | Fixed Income: All about Trump (or so it seems)

Markets in a Minute: January 9, 2017
Equities: The four "Ds" | Fixed Income: Considerable uncertainty in 2017

Markets in a Minute: December 27, 2016
Equities: 2017 Outlook | Fixed Income: 2017 Outlook

Markets in a Minute: December 12, 2016
Equities: Continuing to gain ground | Fixed Income: Rate hike coming!

Markets in a Minute: November 28, 2016
Equities: Post-election rally | Fixed Income: Trump—foe of fixed income?

Markets in a Minute: November 9, 2016
Equities: A quick recovery | Fixed Income: In shock? Don’t overreact!

Markets in a Minute: October 31, 2016
Equities: Earnings and election anxiety | Fixed Income: 44 days to a rate hike?

Markets in a Minute: October 17, 2016
Equities: Focused on the horizon | Fixed Income: Fed to raise rates soon?

Markets in a Minute: October 3, 2016
Equities: Fed tailwind | Fixed Income: Trump vs. the Fed

Markets in a Minute: September 19, 2016
Equities: Volatility is back in session | Fixed Income: All eyes on the Fed

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