SIFMA Lowers Growth Outlook; Sees Fed Rate Hike in September
Despite a negative Q1, "the economy is already getting right back on track," said Ethan Harris, chairman of SIFMA’s Economic Advisory Roundtable.
ETF Flows Hint at Rise in Overseas Investing: SSgA
State Street’s midyear ETF outlook favors international equities, sector investing and the financial sector specifically.
IMF Urges Fed to Delay Rate Hike
The Fed should hold off on raising interest rates until the first half of 2016, the IMF said as it cut its U.S. growth forecast.
Global Investing: Where Hot Prospects Are Today & Tomorrow
A variety of growth prospects in the developed and developing world bode well for investors.
ECB Worried About Fed-Driven Crash
What keeps European central bankers awake at night? Worries about their American colleagues.
4 Midyear Market Trends to Watch: MFS
MFS’ midyear outlook examines the longevity of the current business cycle, the potential interest rate rise, why consumers aren’t spending and investors’ biggest mistake.
Bill Gross: Bund ‘Short of a Lifetime’ Was Right Trade, Wrongly Executed
The Janus bond manager acknowledges trouble executing his infamous German bund trade but thinks he can get it right next time.
Greece’s Turn to Resist a Referendum
Europe is far less worried about the adverse consequences of a Grexit than it was four years ago.
Janet Tavakoli: Sequel to Wall Street Horror Show Is Coming
Janet Tavakoli talks to ThinkAdvisor about three banker suicides, why another global meltdown is coming and how JPMorgan CEO Jamie Dimon holds onto power.
Merk: Bubbles Pop When Everyone Piles Into the Same Trade
The currencies expert warns that investors, unlikely to correctly time the turning of the tide, should seek "true diversification" now.