All Posts Tagged: global economy

Attitude check: Small business owners say it’s all worth it

Michelle Di Gangi
Small Business Banking
Top view of Asian American male business owner at a wooden table in coffee shop, taking notes and looking at his laptop

Small business owners appear confident in their near-term business success, and they continue to invest the time and resources to get there.

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U.S. Outlook: Interest rates hit the floor

Scott Anderson
Chief Economist
Graph showing global bond yields are near record lows

Today’s low market rates suggest a weaker global economic outlook, looser monetary policy, and more deflationary pressures ahead.

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U.S. Outlook: The vote is in

Scott Anderson
Chief Economist
Graph showing upward trend in Q2 GDP

The Brexit vote is in. Markets around the world rallied yesterday as it appeared from numerous polls that the vote would sway toward the remain camp. But when the vote was finally tallied, the leave camp took the day. Key observations: The financial market reaction has been swift, and the U.S. market will not be […]

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Investment Insights: Excerpts from our latest report

Wade Balliet
Posted by Wade Balliet
Investment Strategy
Four businesspeople talking in a busy plaza of a major international city.

In our equity strategies we maintain a neutral weight to domestic markets, an underweight to emerging market allocations, and an overweight to developed international markets.

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