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Mixed Messages on U.S. Inflation

The Federal Reserve’s Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) decided not to raise the fed funds rate at their September meeting; members were concerned about not only global developments but also inflation, or maybe rather lack of inflation. The FOMC expects the transitory effects of a stronger…

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New Data from The Principal Shows an Upswing in Client Wage Growth

Retirement-client data from The Principal shows that our wage growth continues to be well ahead of U.S. government surveys and that broad wage growth may finally be starting to accelerate. Principal Global Investors’ economists’ research confirms this upswing; in fact, our…

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