US GDP Expands Ahead of Fed Meeting
The U.S. economy expanded in the latest quarter surpassing growth exceptions. The outlook for the ECB and the FOMC are being considered amid fundamental and geopolitical risk.
1969 – 2069: From Apollo to AI
It’s been 50 years since the moon landing and a lot has happened, so what’s in store for the next 50 years? Experts from the industry discuss the development of the economy since 1969 both worldwide and closer to home, how the moon landing led to an expansion of new technologies and speculate on what the next 50 years could bring.
Richard Buxton, Merian Global Investors |...
The 1960s had been kind to equity investors with a basket of growth stocks, the so-called Nifty-Fifty, seemingly unstoppable. But then inflation kicked in over the following decade and market leadership changed. Richard Buxton looks at the lessons to be learned half a century on, when a small number of growth stocks are in favour, and no one appears to be worried about inflation.
Rates and Earnings Take Center Stage
Ahead of the highly anticipated July FOMC meeting, earnings reports are being scrutinized for insight into the impact of US-China trade dispute in the latest quarter.
US Stocks Soar to Record Highs
The Dow Industrials, S&P 500 and Nasdaq Composite Index rallied to end a historic week with new closing highs. Federal Reserve rate cut expectations strengthened on the heels of Powell's testimony.
Fed Commentary Pushes Equities Higher
Testimony by Fed Chair Jerome Powell extended the rally in the U.S. equity averages. As the July FOMC meeting approaches, rate cut expectations propelled the Dow and S&P 500 to close at record highs.