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Sep 18, 2019 Research Alliance Forecasting the Next Recession: Will Rate Cuts Be Enough?—Guggenheim Investments

History shows that once our recession forecast model reaches current levels, aggressive policy can delay recession, but not avoid it.

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Aug 19, 2019 Research Alliance A Systematic Approach to Differentiation—Artisan Partners

Thematic team portfolio manager Chris Smith describes key aspects of his approach to identifying differentiation.

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Apr 19, 2019 Research Alliance What Do You Mean I'm Out of Money?—Osterweis Capital Management

While it is difficult to accurately forecast the timing of the next recession, we believe that growth will remain slow but positive.

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Apr 19, 2019 Research Alliance It's Our Turn—Osterweis Capital Management Total Return Market Outlook

Looking forward, we are loath to invest in the belly of the yield curve—specifically maturities between three and seven years.

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Mar 21, 2019 Research Alliance Video: Q&A with Carl Kaufman and Eddy Vataru—Osterweis Capital Management

In this short interview, Carl Kaufman, our Co-CEO, asks Eddy Vataru, lead portfolio manager of our Total Return Fund (OSTRX), to share his views about the investment-grade fixed-income market, including the significance of an inverted yield curve, the state of the BBB sector, and the likely direction of interest rates.

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Jan 24, 2019 Research Alliance Amber Lights Flash at Davos—Guggenheim Investments

Should the mood this year at Davos prove once again to be a contra-indicator, this may be the signal that the economy is likely to re-accelerate soon and that the party in risk assets continues.

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Jan 17, 2019 Research Alliance 10 Macro Themes to Watch in 2019—Guggenheim Investments

Scott Minerd, Chairman of Investments and Global CIO, and Guggenheim’s Macroeconomic and Investment Research Group analyze the 10 macroeconomic trends likely to shape monetary policy and investment performance as we head toward a recession in 2020.

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Jan 10, 2019 Research Alliance 2019 Investment Outlook: Exit Sandman—Parametric Portfolio Associates

What can investors expect in 2019—and how can they prepare? In our 2019 investment outlook, we share the global issues keeping us awake at night, from trade wars to monetary policy.

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Jan 02, 2019 Research Alliance Sometimes Meteors Strike the Earth—Guggenheim Investments

What would be a normal seasonal correction is turning into the worst December selloff in equities since the Great Depression.

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Dec 11, 2018 Research Alliance Parametric Portfolio Associates "Making Market Volatility Work for You" Replay

The replay is now available.

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