Throughout the year we ask leading bond and currency managers to consider valuations, expectations and outlooks for the coming months. Today, we’ve put the spotlight on U.S. rates and inflation expectations, credit markets and casualties from rising U.S. interest rates.
In predictable fashion, the Fed increased borrowing costs again today. How long can the central bank stick to its quarterly rate-hiking rhythm? We think there are four big unanswered questions for U.S. monetary policy. Universally expected With today’s rate hike, the…
As advisers seek to explore how to thrive amid changing industry and market conditions, Russell Investments’ ongoing theme for 2018 is ‘Simple Actions’. Last week was our annual Adviser Forum with PWC’s Robert Mellor – Partner, Asset and Wealth Management Tax, and Tim Noonan – Managing Director, Russell Investments Strategic Business Initiatives. We asked: What simple actions can help advisers to reduce risk and cost, increase returns and grow business? The topic of the day was disruption.
With less than a year to go until the United Kingdom leaves the European Union, we think that negotiations are heading towards a Soft Brexit. The guiding principles behind our focus are simply Prime Minister May’s constraints and preferences.