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Posts tagged ‘quantitative easing’

Perspectives on the Fed – Quantitative Easing

In a webcast immediately following the conclusion of the Federal Reserve meetings that ended on December 16, 2015, Jim McCaughan, Julia Lawler, and I sat down to discuss the announcement and its implications. We answered many participant questions during the webcast and in this short video I…

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Views from the CIO: Rate Hike or No Rate Hike, Fed Tightening Already Underway

In a recent meeting, our financial analyst and U.S. portfolio manager, Joel Fortney, had a lot of controversial insights to a Federal Reserve (Fed) rate-hike cycle question. I thought it was worth sharing these insights in a blog post to our readers. Although the Fed has not started raising rates…

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