As my colleague Valerie Nichols recently discussed in her article, Finding Value Outside of the U.S., the U.S.
Much has been made of the precipitous fall and amazing recovery in the US equity futures markets during the wee hours of election night and the gains that followed on the days following the election.
We recently wrote a two-part article (Part One and
Adding to the excitement created by elevated volatility in the markets, a year-long variation in asset class returns made investors’ heads spin.
2016 was a year of surprises and changes for the markets. Investors began the year with fear of a possible recession but ended it with renewed hope and optimism.
In April, the Department of Labor issued a ruling that has significant implications for investors at all levels. Although the ruling is facing efforts by the U.S.