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Inflation: Fed Prepping for a Hiking Trip?



Headline inflation numbers for the United States and Europe have turned around. In February, monthly gains in the U.S. Consumer Price Index (CPI) and Personal Consumption Expenditure (PCE) deflator turned positive for the first time since last fall.  For the Eurozone, inflation seems to have…

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Lower for Longer: Fed’s Projected Path a Positive for Real Estate



March 18 came and went and the Federal Reserve met and satisfied global capital markets by removing the word “patient” from their accompanying statement. The market was largely expecting the Fed to make this modest but potentially significant tweak to language, and the Fed obliged. U.S. equity…

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