The 2-yr Treasury continues to trade through the Fed Funds Effective Rate post meeting today implying an ease on the horizon. Chairman Powell made it very clear that they “don’t see a strong case for a rate move in either direction” and that while they are...
We are very pleased to announce that Eric Bernum has been named as an additional Portfolio Manager on the ALPS|Smith Total Return Fund (SMTHX) and the ALPS|Smith Short Duration Fund (SMDSX).
Stocks rose on Friday after a better-than-expected U.S. jobs report assuaged fears that the economy was slowing down, lifting investor sentiment.
The U.S. economy added 196,000 jobs in March
The Most Accurate Recession Indicator Is Closer To Flashing Red After The Fed’s ‘Dovish Double-Down’
A sharp bond market-rally grips Wall Street after the Fed’s policy update for March
2019 – The Year of Volatility and a Year to Stay Active – Interest Rates
Thank you for attending our webcast - With Heightened Volatility in Fixed Income, What Could Go Right? Please click the title for a link to a replay of the webcast. If you would like a copy of the presentation slides, they can be downloaded from the green folder on...
We felt politics would be a large driver of volatility in 2019, especially as both parties prepared for 2020. Our concerns around budgets, deficits, growing debt, and the debt ceiling were reinforced last night as the President committed to ‘outspend’ other nations...