Our Perspective: Geopolitical Conflict and Market Movement

Although stock markets have moved higher since the U.S. presidential election, the growing number of headlines focused on unrest in places like Syria and North Korea has some investors thinking they should head to the sidelines with their equity exposure.  Nobody enjoys rising volatility, but trying to time the markets’ reaction to geo-political events is | Read More +

Insights: International Stocks Lead the Way in March

Equity markets moved higher in March, and international stocks led the way with strong returns.  Foreign developed and emerging market equities returned more than 2.0% during the month, boosted by positive political developments in the Netherlands and France.  Although the United Kingdom officially triggered the Brexit process during the month, this was widely anticipated, and | Read More +