Diverging vaccination rates a concern for emerging markets
The recovery in emerging markets has taken a turn for the worse over the last two months. The IMF downgraded its GDP forecast for emerging economies by 0.4%.
When is Medicare right for me?
Peter Stahl returns to the podcast to discuss planning for retirement with means-testing and taxable income in mind.
YTD Performance: U.S. vs non-U.S. Stocks
While year-to-date returns for U.S. and non-U.S. equities have been in tandem for much of the year, the performance gap has widened in recent months.
August 2021 Fixed Income Market Update
It’s remarkable that after the first quarter, the worst for the Treasury index since 1980, broad bond benchmarks could deliver positive returns for the year.
The stock market is in perpetual motion
And so the merry-go-round continues. Government debt piles up whilst interest rates sink well below the prevailing rate of inflation. Real yields? A fading memory.