Beyond Bulls & Bears

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Equity

2017 US Growth Investing Outlook

With the US stock market roaring ahead to close 2016 on a high note, the question for many investors is whether the momentum can be sustained. ...

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Emerging Markets

Global Economic Perspective: December

Perspective from Franklin Templeton Fixed Income Group® US Election Result Moves Markets and Fed Raises Rates As Expected The prospect of a Trump ...

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Fixed Income

In the Know: Fed Lifts Rates, but “Lower for Longer” Likely

In the Know: Professionals from Franklin Templeton Investments offer a brief but insightful update on a pressing investment topic. The markets can ...

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Fixed Income

Finding the Positives from a Tumultuous Week in Europe

Developments in Europe, including the resignation of Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi and the shock decision of the European Central Bank to ...

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Fixed Income

Meet the Manager: Roger Bayston

In his professional life, Roger Bayston is a champion of an active approach to investing, but he’s also an active outdoorsman in his personal ...

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Education

When It Comes to Retirement, 70 Is a Magic Number

If you are approaching retirement, maximizing your potential income is likely on your mind, and it can pay to plan ahead. Gail Buckner, CFP, our ...

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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 ...