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Should the Fed be More Concerned about Inflation?

Ken Taubes is Chief Investment Officer, US. We believe inflation is rising more quickly than many appreciate, and that the Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) risks falling behind the curve. Inflation, including wage inflation, is trending upward in an environment … Continue reading

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3 Things the European Investment Grade Fixed Income Team Talked About Last Week

Brexit – “Since EU Been Gone” Song titles are popular amongst financial commentators to describe events in markets, and last week was no different. In our attempts to describe the triggering of Article 50 by the UK, we came up … Continue reading

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3 Things the European Investment Grade Fixed Income Team Talked About Last Week

1. Spain – Politics to the Fore Again Spain has been without a government since national elections in December 2015. No party has managed to secure a majority in those elections, leading to the most fragmented parliament since 1977. A … Continue reading

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2 Things the European Investment Grade Fixed Income Team Talked About Last Week

Bank of Japan – Some Further Thoughts As we have had more time to digest the announcements from the Bank of Japan (BoJ) last Wednesday, there are a number of things that catch our attention. Firstly, my old university economics … Continue reading

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The Dawn of Brexit – Implications for Investors

Paresh Upadhyaya is Director of Currency Strategy, U.S. at Pioneer Investments. The UK’s vote to leave the EU will have global economic and financial consequences. During the initial days of uncertainty, global financial markets sold off sharply as markets were determining … Continue reading

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