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10x10, Part 1: Asset owner and manager perspectives on diversity & inclusion

Excerpts from Cerulli Associates' report on asset owner and manager perspectives when it comes to promoting diversity & inclusion.

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Capital Gains Distributions: The Trend Is Not Your Friend

Many mutual funds will distribute capital gains every year—no matter what the market does. As 2021 comes to a close, advisors can begin to prepare their clients for the impact of those distributions and take steps to minimize the tax bite going forward.

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11 Sales Ideas to Try This Fall

Need some new ideas about how to attract new clients or get greater share of wallet from ones you already have? Try a few of these on for size.

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Tax increases are likely. What are you doing about it?

With potential tax increases on the horizon, advisors can take steps now to minimize the impact of any changes in tax policy.

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3 potential factors behind the rise in U.S. Treasury yields

On the latest edition of Market Week in Review, Director of Investment Strategies Shailesh Kshatriya and Investment Strategy Analyst BeiChen Lin discussed recent political headlines in Washington, D.C., the rise in U.S. government bond yields and the potential outcomes of Germany’s recent elections.

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2021 Global Market Outlook – Q4 update: Growing pains

As the globe enters the waning months of 2021, concerns over inflation, the delta variant of COVID-19 and the unwinding of easy-money policies loom large for markets. Despite this, we believe that the business cycle is still in a recovery phase, although it’s maturing. We expect more cyclical upside for economic growth outside the U.S. in the months ahead, allowing market leadership to rotate toward the rest of the world.

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Is Wage Growth Becoming a Concern for the Fed?

On the latest edition of Market Week in Review, Chief Investment Strategist Erik Ristuben and Head of Portfolio & Business Consulting Sophie Antal Gilbert discussed U.S. consumer prices and wages, key factors impacting U.S. small businesses and home sales in China.

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Legislating Tax Changes: The Rubber Hits the Road

The numerous proposals around tax policy in the upcoming budget debates mean it’s an opportune time to discuss tax-smart strategies with your clients.

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A Worker’s Market: U.S. Job Openings Hit All-Time High

On the latest edition of Market Week in Review, Senior Portfolio Manager Megan Roach and Julie Zhang, head of North America sales enablement and analytics, discussed the latest data on U.S. jobs and wages, recent central bank actions and the state of the global economic recovery.

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What’s Powering The Surge In Labeled Bond Issuance?

The labeled bond market has seen explosive growth in issuance over the past two years.

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4 Tax Hazards You’ll Need to Overcome in 2021

The ongoing pandemic and resulting economic challenges have left many investors steering an unpredictable course. Meanwhile, the probable upward trajectory of tax rates will likely bring more challenges.

There are four hazards you and your clients should be aware of when considering how to manage taxes on investment portfolios. Request this client-ready guide today and learn more.

Now may be a great time to meet with your tax-sensitive clients and uncover taxable wealth opportunities. Actively managing taxes on investments despite tax rate uncertainty will help you and your clients be in the best position for building their after-tax wealth through the remainder of 2021 and beyond.

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P Is For Aligning Products To Meet Each Client’s Unique Goals, Circumstances And Preferences

P is for aligning products to meet each client’s unique goals, circumstances and preferences.

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How is China’s Crackdown on Big Tech Impacting Emerging Markets?

The current wave of regulatory intervention by the Chinese government has been far reaching, addressing matters including anti-trust, data protection, property speculation, climate change and various interventions in relation to social abuses.

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Is the SPAC Party Over?

Key drivers behind the recent selloff in SPACs, and the market outlook going forward.

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The 4 A’s of Preparing for Capital Gains Season

Tax proposals and changes to the tax code are a near daily story right now.