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Commercial Real Estate May Help Provide a Smoother Ride on the Road to Your Investment Goals



Much hasn’t changed since the start of the year! Financial markets have recovered somewhat but are still volatile due to geopolitical concerns and declining oil and commodity prices have also impacted stock prices and economic growth. Meanwhile, the chase for yield in a low interest environment…

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Spread Turbulence on the Flight to Quality



A lackluster 2015 (and to date tumultuous 2016) in the stock market has the defined benefit (DB) world on high alert. Plan sponsors and advisors sit transfixed like overworked air traffic controllers at their monitors, charting allocation vectors amid a screen filled with flashing warning lights. …

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