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The Ides of March Bring Good News for Investors

In one of our previous posts , we announced that we would communicate any changes in our Dynamic Risk Score (DRS), a proprietary tool used to assess and communicate the risk taking environment of our fixed income portfolios. To recap how the DRS works, the score, which can range from 1-10 with…

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After a Long Hibernation, Inflation Is Slowly Waking Up

Well, it looks like inflation may finally be returning to the United States after all. The January Consumer Price Index (CPI) and Personal Consumption Expenditure (PCE) reports showed broad-based gains. Both the headline PCE deflator (up 1.3%) and headline CPI (up 1.4%) increased at the fastest…

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