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Sep 19
Investment Insights

Municipal Market Update: August

September 19, 2018

Western Asset examines recent trends in the muni bond market and provides its outlook about conditions ahead.

Investment Insights
Sep 17
Investment Insights

Around the Curve

The Deal on the Dollar: Divergence

September 17, 2018

The story behind the forces driving the dollar to its current levels -- and what could happen next.

Investment Insights
Sep 05
Investment Insights

Around the Curve

Emerging Markets: The Never Ending Story

September 05, 2018

In a market where contagion fears can run wild, it is important to revisit the thesis that not all emerging markets are lemons.

Investment Insights
Aug 27
Investment Insights

Around the Curve

Developed, Emerging Yields: Different Apples 1

August 27, 2018

Explaining current valuations, thematic factors, our point of view, and some of the risks. Part 1 of 2

Investment Insights
Aug 24
Investment Insights

Obstacles and Optimism: Review & Outlook for 2018

August 24, 2018

During the first six months of 2018, small-cap stocks enjoyed the good times bred by a bull market that at this writing has not yet slowed down.

Investment Insights
Aug 24
Investment Insights

Around the Curve: What's on the Market's Mind

Not Just One Thing

August 24, 2018

We outline what signals the Fed, and to a lesser extent, the White House, would need to listen to in order to deviate from their current policy objectives.

Investment Insights
Aug 23
Investment Insights

The Greater Fool Theory

August 23, 2018

After the longest US bull market in history, some caution should be taken on valuations.

Investment Insights
Aug 22
Investment Insights

Why Turkey Is Not An EM Portent

August 22, 2018

Trade is the topic du jour, with Washington having set off an apparent chain reaction in its push to extract concessions from trading partners, whether it be China, its North American Free Trade Agreement peers, the EU, or more lately – Turkey.

Investment Insights
Aug 15
Investment Insights

Putting International Small-Caps on the Map

August 15, 2018

The case for a strategic allocation to international small cap is well supported by historical data.

Investment Insights
Aug 14
Investment Insights

Around the Curve

Getting to the Truth on Trade

August 14, 2018

Despite protectionist political rhetoric, we should expect freer and fairer trade in the coming years, even as some short-term pain accompanies trade negotiations.

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