Beyond Bulls & Bears

Labor Market Clues for Bond Investors
Fixed Income

Labor Market Clues for Bond Investors

When the US Federal Reserve (Fed) began tapering early this year, the general assumption was that investors would flee en masse from fixed income ...

Risk Assets Take Fed Taper Announcement in Stride
Fixed Income

Risk Assets Take Fed Taper Announcement in Stride

The US Federal Reserve (Fed) delivered an early holiday surprise to some market participants, announcing at its December 18 policy meeting it ...

Fed Tapering Could Be Off The Table Until 2014
Alternatives

Fed Tapering Could Be Off The Table Until 2014

Sometimes, hindsight is insight. The mystery of why the Federal Reserve didn’t start pulling back or “tapering” its prolonged quantitative easing ...

A Templeton View From Beijing
Alternatives

A Templeton View From Beijing

Last week Templeton Global Equity Group met in China to compare research notes, talk markets and explore investment opportunities in the region. ...

“Taper Tantrum” Grips Muni Market

“Taper Tantrum” Grips Muni Market

Riding Out Recent Volatility

Riding Out Recent Volatility