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  • PODCAST: Updating the Outlook for Fundamental Changes to the US Retirement System February 13, 2019
    An update on the legislative and regulatory landscape affecting US retirement plans and policy, with Drew Carrington, Franklin Templeton’s Head of Institutional Defined Contribution, and Michael Hadley, a partner at the Washington, DC law firm Davis and Harman. The post PODCAST: Updating the Outlook for Fundamental Changes to the US Retirement System appeared first on […]
    Drew Carrington, CFA
  • On My Mind: The Fed Will Hike Again—Because It Can February 13, 2019
    While the financial markets seem to be betting on a very extended pause in the US Federal Reserve’s multiyear tightening cycle, Franklin Templeton Fixed Income Group Chief Investment Officer Sonal Desai has another idea. Here, she makes the case that interest-rate hikes may still be on the table this year. The post On My Mind: […]
    Sonal Desai, Ph.D.
  • A Measured but Constructive Market View February 12, 2019
    The market environment for value investors over the past few years has been less than ideal, but that doesn’t mean there aren’t opportunities to be had. Templeton Global Equity Group Director of Portfolio Management Antonio Docal and Director of Research Heather Arnold say they plan to use recent market volatility to uncover values. They share […]
    Antonio (Tony) Docal, CFA
  • The Real Risk in Today’s Global Markets February 8, 2019
    While some observers might worry that the current global economic cycle is ending, Templeton Global Macro CIO Michael Hasenstab characterizes the slowing growth we are experiencing as a cyclical slowdown, not the end of the cycle. He is more concerned with the political vulnerabilities he’s seeing in the global economy today, and says the world’s […]
    Michael Hasenstab, Ph.D.

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