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Quarterly Insights: July 2022

There were very few places to hide during the year’s first half as both equity and fixed income markets suffered heavy losses. With companies and consumers facing the highest inflation since the early...
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Market Commentary

Quarterly Insights: July 2022

There were very few places to hide during the year’s first half as both equity and fixed income markets suffered heavy losses. With companies and cons...
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Markets and Current Events - May 2022

The financial markets have exhibited higher than usual price volatility thus far in 2022. Daily swings in the stock market of over 1% have been freque...
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Stop the Inflation Swindle

As a key tenet of our mission at Clifford Swan is to preserve and grow our clients’ wealth, inflation protection is always on our minds. Recently, how...
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Social Security as an Inflation Hedge

Inflation is top of mind in the investment community. As my colleague Dan Mintz discusses in his corresponding article, inflation is historically high...
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Quarterly Insights: April 2022

The winds of change blew strong this past quarter, with new trends emerging and others shifting. Specifically, global risks have increased, a move tow...
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Markets and Current Events

The economic and financial market backdrops are changing, and the news headlines have been quite disconcerting. After averaging gains of 20% for the p...
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U.S. Monetary Policy: Massive and Dominant

U.S. monetary policy is more active than ever, with the Federal Reserve exerting considerable influence on the global financial and economic environme...
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3 Pillars for a Happy Retirement

What do a fitness tracking device, a budget, and an appointment calendar have in common? They are all tools to motivate you and monitor your progress ...
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Quarterly Insights: January 2022

Looking back on the past year from an economic and investment perspective, 2021 provided robust economic growth and strong gains in the U.S. stock mar...
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Searching for Opportunity

As we approach year-end, it’s natural to reflect on the investment year that was and, more importantly, consider where to find investment opportunitie...
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