Viewpoints http://wealthmanagement.com/taxonomy/term/41902/more en Maintaining 'Optionality' http://wealthmanagement.com/viewpoints/maintaining-optionality <div class="field-byline"> William B. Greiner </div> <div class="field-deck"> There are two ways of looking at volatility – aggressively or negatively. I suggest investors need to look at today’s increased volatility patterns aggressively. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">VIEWPOINTS: William B. Greiner, Chief Investment Strategist, Mariner Holdings; There are two ways of looking at volatility – aggressively or negatively. I suggest investors need to look at today’s increased volatility patterns aggressively.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wealthmanagement.com/viewpoints/maintaining-optionality" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/viewpoints/maintaining-optionality#comments Investment Viewpoints Fri, 29 Jan 2016 16:06:00 +0000 1093941 at http://wealthmanagement.com Petrovich9/iStock/Thinkstock Rise of the Machines http://wealthmanagement.com/viewpoints/rise-machines <div class="field-deck"> It is best to quickly come to terms with the notion that we have entered a new market paradigm with opposing forces at play </div> <div class="node-body article-body">VIEWPOINTS: Matthias Paul Kuhlmey, Partner and Head of Global Investment Solutions (GIS), HighTower Advisors; It is best to quickly come to terms with the notion that we have entered a new market paradigm with opposing forces at play</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wealthmanagement.com/viewpoints/rise-machines" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/viewpoints/rise-machines#comments Investment Viewpoints Thu, 28 Jan 2016 18:14:00 +0000 1093021 at http://wealthmanagement.com Magdevski/iStock/Thinkstock Reflection on an Inflection Point http://wealthmanagement.com/viewpoints/reflection-inflection-point <div class="field-byline"> Benjamin Segal and Keith Skinner </div> <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by Neuberger Berman </div> <div class="node-body article-body">VIEWPOINTS: Benjamin Skinner and Keith Skinner, Neuberger Berman; It’s no surprise to anyone that, when it comes to investment returns, investment categories “take turns” at the top. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wealthmanagement.com/viewpoints/reflection-inflection-point" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/viewpoints/reflection-inflection-point#comments Neuberger Berman Viewpoints Thu, 28 Jan 2016 05:00:00 +0000 1090201 at http://wealthmanagement.com Global Equities: A Return to Normal? http://wealthmanagement.com/viewpoints/global-equities-return-normal <div class="field-byline"> Joseph V. Amato </div> <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by Neuberger Berman </div> <div class="node-body article-body">VIEWPOINTS: Joseph V. Amato, President and Chief Investment Officer—Equities, Neuberger Bermann; The trajectory of U.S. monetary policy, the degree to which China is successful in bolstering growth and related uncertainty about oil and commodity prices are among the forces that we believe will affect global equity markets in the coming year.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wealthmanagement.com/viewpoints/global-equities-return-normal" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/viewpoints/global-equities-return-normal#comments Neuberger Berman Viewpoints Fri, 15 Jan 2016 22:00:00 +0000 1077511 at http://wealthmanagement.com hxdbzxy/iStock/Thinkstock Hedge Funds: Idiosyncratic Challenges Poised to Fade http://wealthmanagement.com/viewpoints/hedge-funds-idiosyncratic-challenges-poised-fade <div class="field-byline"> Jeff Majit, CFA and Cavid Kupperman, PhD </div> <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by Neuberger Berman </div> <div class="node-body article-body">VIEWPOINTS: Jeff Majit, CFA and David Kupperman, PhD, Co-Heads of Alternative Investment Management, Neuberger Berman; With shifting monetary policy, we see renewed potential across many hedge fund strategies.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wealthmanagement.com/viewpoints/hedge-funds-idiosyncratic-challenges-poised-fade" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/viewpoints/hedge-funds-idiosyncratic-challenges-poised-fade#comments Neuberger Berman Viewpoints Fri, 15 Jan 2016 21:44:00 +0000 1077441 at http://wealthmanagement.com hxdbzxy/iStock/Thinkstock The Force Awakens http://wealthmanagement.com/viewpoints/force-awakens <div class="field-deck"> Volatility has been suppressed, and 2016 is likely the year for a new volatility regime to unfold. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">VIEWPOINTS: Matthias Paul Kuhlmey, Partner and Head of Global Investment Solutions (GIS), HighTower Advisors; Volatility has been suppressed, and 2016 is likely the year for a new volatility regime to unfold.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wealthmanagement.com/viewpoints/force-awakens" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/viewpoints/force-awakens#comments Viewpoints Fri, 15 Jan 2016 13:47:00 +0000 1076841 at http://wealthmanagement.com A Happy New Year After All http://wealthmanagement.com/viewpoints/happy-new-year-after-all <div class="node-body article-body">VIEWPOINTS: Scott Minerd, Global Chief Investment Officer, Guggenheim Partners; For U.S. equities and credit, in particular, evidence is mounting that 2016 will prove happier than 2015 for investors.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wealthmanagement.com/viewpoints/happy-new-year-after-all" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/viewpoints/happy-new-year-after-all#comments Investment Strategies Viewpoints Equities Thu, 07 Jan 2016 17:42:00 +0000 1070231 at http://wealthmanagement.com Andrew Burton/Getty Images Winter Charts: A Season to Remember http://wealthmanagement.com/viewpoints/winter-charts-season-remember <div class="field-deck"> Starting a new year also means setting the “investment stopwatch” back to zero. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">VIEWPOINTS: Matthias Paul Kuhlmey, Partner and Head of Global Investment Solutions (GIS), HighTower Advisors; Starting a new year also means setting the “investment stopwatch” back to zero. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wealthmanagement.com/viewpoints/winter-charts-season-remember" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/viewpoints/winter-charts-season-remember#comments Investment Viewpoints Equities Wed, 06 Jan 2016 17:15:00 +0000 1069011 at http://wealthmanagement.com Winter Charts: A Vertical World http://wealthmanagement.com/viewpoints/winter-charts-vertical-world <div class="field-deck"> A now more-domesticated and energy-independent U.S. is looking closer to home in pursuit of its economic needs. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">VIEWPOINTS: Matthias Paul Kuhlmey, Partner and Head of Global Investment Solutions (GIS), HighTower Advisors; A now more-domesticated and energy-independent U.S. is looking closer to home in pursuit of its economic needs. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wealthmanagement.com/viewpoints/winter-charts-vertical-world" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/viewpoints/winter-charts-vertical-world#comments Investment Viewpoints Equities Wed, 23 Dec 2015 17:15:00 +0000 1061921 at http://wealthmanagement.com Winter Charts: An Emerging Conundrum http://wealthmanagement.com/viewpoints/winter-charts-emerging-conundrum <div class="field-deck"> With future growth certain to take place in the emerging world, creating an allocation to EM is key to a long-term, diversified, global portfolio approach. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">VIEWPOINTS: Matthias Paul Kuhlmey, Partner and Head of Global Investment Solutions (GIS), HighTower Advisors; With future growth certain to take place in the emerging world, creating an allocation to EM is key to a long-term, diversified, global portfolio approach. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wealthmanagement.com/viewpoints/winter-charts-emerging-conundrum" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/viewpoints/winter-charts-emerging-conundrum#comments Investment Viewpoints Equities Wed, 16 Dec 2015 17:15:00 +0000 1057911 at http://wealthmanagement.com