Posts Tagged ‘Italy’

March 5, 2018 – Weekly Market Commentary

President Trump proposed metal tariffs, Jerome Powell completed his first congressional testimony as the new head of the Federal Reserve, China paved the way for its president to lead indefinitely, eurozone inflation slowed, populist parties scored big in the Italian elections, and thought leaders focused on which asset class has the most to lose from potential trade wars, and the market implications of the Italian election.

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January 3, 2017 – Weekly Market Commentary

Britain’s benchmark index closed at a new all-time high, minimum wage increases were announced in 19 states, the Italian government presented a plan to save its oldest bank, and thought leaders gave their opinions on why low levels of volatility are not always a good sign for the markets, key areas of focus for investors in 2017, and why investors should take a different point of view when considering the Fed’s tightening plans…

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