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Washington Weekly Budget deal, disaster aid, family medical leave

In Washington: Congressional leaders are nearing a budget “caps” deal, the Senate passed a $19.1 billion package to provide aid di più to people and communities affected by natural disasters, and both Democratic and Republican lawmakers are exploring legislative options to allow workers to take paid time off to care for a new baby or a sick family member.

  • UBS House View Focus on visibility

    Since the trade talks between the US and China hit a speed bump in early May, markets seem to be fixated on every twist and turn (and tweet) in the negotiating process, which can send one’s head spinning. di più

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    • 24 May 2019
  • UBS House View Investing after Modi's decisive win

    After a six-week-long general election vote, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi officially clinched a renewed mandate on Thursday, giving the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) its first back-to-back party mandate in 35 years. di più

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    • 24 May 2019
  • UBS House View - Daily US May resignation adds to Brexit uncertainty

    Theresa May, the UK prime minister, has announced her decision to step down, after her latest efforts to forge an EU withdrawal agreement failed to win support. May's departure will further increase uncertainty over the process of the UK exiting the EU, which is currently set for 31 October. di più

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    • 24 May 2019
  • Retirement Things money can buy

    When it comes to making a big purchase, it's not always the financial side of the equation that matters: People invest in luxury and high-ticket goods for all sorts of reasons, from the practical to the emotional. di più

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    • 23 May 2019
  • Education Morehouse grads: More to celebrate

    During his commencement speech at Morehouse College, billionaire investor Robert F. Smith told the Class of 2019 that he and his family would pay off the entire graduating class’s student debt, enabling them to begin their next phase of life without that financial burden. di più

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    • 23 May 2019
  • Sustainable investing Positive change drops to the bottom line

    Now more than ever, companies and investors are altering their behaviors in ways that demonstrate a heightened focus on sustainability considerations. This is not purely about driving positive change – it is just as much an understanding that sustainability can have real financial implications. di più

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    • 23 May 2019
  • UBS House View - Daily US Don't bank on a Fed put yet

    The Federal Reserve doesn't look set to ride to the rescue of equity markets anytime soon, based on the minutes from its 30 April to 1 May meeting. Instead, monetary policy officials continue to favor a "patient" approach to policy. di più

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    • 23 May 2019
  • Private markets Q&A: Why use secondary funds in portfolios?

    Question: Why use secondary funds in portfolios? The short answer: To build more accelerated exposure to private markets, access earlier return of capital, increase diversification, and reduce portfolio risk. di più

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    • 22 May 2019
  • Wealth management Macro perspectives on wealth

    It's natural to think of our own wealth from a micro perspective: how much money we have in our bank account or how much our investments are worth. However, it's also important to keep in mind the macro backdrop, especially when planning for retirement. di più

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    • 22 May 2019
  • European economy Cast your ballots, Europe

    European parliamentary elections take place across the continent between Thursday and Sunday; including in the UK. With latest polls suggesting a close race for the European Commission presidency, CIO explains that uncertainty surrounds several key EU appointments - most notably that of Mario Draghi's successor at the ECB. di più

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    • 22 May 2019
  • UBS House View - Daily US Brexit debate reaches crunch point

    Brexit uncertainty continued to undermine sterling, with a 0.3% decline against the US dollar taking its losses over the past three weeks to 3.8%. That followed indications that Prime Minister Theresa May could be forced to abandon a fourth attempt to win approval for her withdrawal agreement, which she had aimed to put to lawmakers in early June. di più

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    • 22 May 2019
  • Retirement strategy You're smarter than your Monte Carlo

    There are two important, but sometimes misunderstood, concepts we use for decision-making in implementing the Liquidity. Longevity. Legacy. strategies: "percent funded" and "probability of success." Both are useful, particularly when it comes to choosing the right Longevity strategy. di più

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    • 21 May 2019
  • Investing insights Entering the 'real world'

    Graduating from college is an exciting milestone, marking a segue from your time as a student to your adult career. If you recently finished school, congratulations! Now it's on to the next stage as you establish a personal finance strategy for the long term. Getting a job is, of course, the first step. But, that is just the beginning. di più

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    • 21 May 2019
  • House View, Regional View - US Could US politics help China in trade talks?

    In a rare example of bipartisanship in this challenging political environment, most voters and lawmakers-on both sides of the US political aisle-agree that China is a geopolitical and economic rival, and support the Trump administration's goal of "fair trade." di più

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    • 21 May 2019
  • Equities, Financials Game of loans – Focus on student loan debt

    Student loan debt is widely viewed as a major challenge for young adults (recent graduates) and as a looming threat to the robust US consumer economy. Several politicians, including some 2020 presidential candidates have been outspoken about the burdens of student loan debt and its negative effects on the achievement of life's goals (i.e., owning a home, etc). di più

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    • 21 May 2019
  • UBS House View - Daily US US-China dispute widens from tariffs into tech

    The S&P 500 fell 0.7% on Monday, with the tech-heavy Nasdaq dropping 1.5%, as the fallout from US restrictions on Chinese telecoms equipment maker Huawei rippled through the market. di più

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    • 21 May 2019