Beyond Bulls & Bears

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Equity

Why a Continued Rise in Gold Prices May Still Pan Out

In the first seven months of the year, gold prices regained some luster lost after a multi-year slump, buoyed by new financial risks and ...

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Equity

There’s More to India Than Just the Growth Story

India boasts more than 5,000 different stocks spread across a wide range of sectors, making the Indian equity market a sweet shop for investors, ...

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Fixed Income

Why Markets Are More Cautious About the Next Potential Political Pitfall

Donald Trump’s victory in the US presidential election means that markets have been caught off guard by unpredicted outcomes in two-way political ...

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Emerging Markets

Global Economic Perspective: November

Perspective from Franklin Templeton Fixed Income Group® Uncertainty Ahead of Trump Administration but Fundamentals Remain Constructive Following ...

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Education

A Fresh Look at DOL and Retirement Issues Under Trump

Now that the US election is over and a change in Washington is ahead, new policies are likely to come to fruition, and old ones may be revisited. ...

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Emerging Markets

Hasenstab: US Election Rhetoric vs. Realities

Dr. Michael Hasenstab, CIO of Templeton Global Macro, commented on market reactions to the results of the US election in a video from his team’s ...

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Perspectives

Notes from the Trading Desk – US Election Special

Franklin Templeton’s Notes from the Trading Desk offers a weekly overview of what our professional traders and analysts are watching in the ...

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Equity

America Decides: A Vote for Change

With Donald Trump emerging victorious in the US presidential race, many investors may be thinking: Now what? Here, Ed Perks, CIO of Franklin ...

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Equity

Stock-Market Value Hunting—and a Potential Post-Election Outcome

Value-oriented strategies had been out of favor for the past couple of years, but seem to have turned a corner in recent months. Tucker Scott, ...