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What’s the Score: Risk in Fixed Income Portfolios



Perhaps more than other asset classes, fixed income is strongly affected by the overall market environment. Interest rates, inflation, economic growth…all of these factors and more affect asset prices in fixed income. So, for our investment team, it’s incredibly important to establish a…

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Against Oil Odds: Investment Impacts from Plunging Petroleum Prices



The most interesting and exciting thing in world markets this year has been the weakness in the oil price. That has surprised some people, but I do think that it’s important to bear in mind some of the fundamental reasons for it. This video covers some of my thoughts: The weakness is the oil…

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