Viewpoints http://wealthmanagement.com/taxonomy/term/41902/more en Three Reasons India Will Be the Next Great Emerging Market http://wealthmanagement.com/viewpoints/three-reasons-india-will-be-next-great-emerging-market <div class="field-byline"> Edward Kerschner </div> <div class="node-body article-body">India enjoys a unique combination of favorable demographic trends, steadily rising investments in infrastructure and broad-based economic reforms.</div> <p><a href="http://wealthmanagement.com/viewpoints/three-reasons-india-will-be-next-great-emerging-market" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/viewpoints/three-reasons-india-will-be-next-great-emerging-market#comments Viewpoints Asset Management Thu, 21 Jul 2016 14:36:00 +0000 1243721 at http://wealthmanagement.com Copyright Simon Cross, Getty Images Summer Charts: Incognito Employment http://wealthmanagement.com/viewpoints/summer-charts-incognito-employment <div class="node-body article-body">The number of employed workers as a percentage of the pool of "employable" has become mathematically more attractive, but is not entirely reflective of a truly "healthier" economic picture.</div> <p><a href="http://wealthmanagement.com/viewpoints/summer-charts-incognito-employment" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/viewpoints/summer-charts-incognito-employment#comments Viewpoints Thu, 14 Jul 2016 15:04:00 +0000 1237131 at http://wealthmanagement.com Copyright Chris Hondros, Getty Images When Stress Tests Become Reality: Which Scenario After Brexit? http://wealthmanagement.com/viewpoints/when-stress-tests-become-reality-which-scenario-after-brexit <div class="field-byline"> Remy Briand </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Investors should prepare for additional shocks to financial markets that populism entails. </div> <p><a href="http://wealthmanagement.com/viewpoints/when-stress-tests-become-reality-which-scenario-after-brexit" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/viewpoints/when-stress-tests-become-reality-which-scenario-after-brexit#comments Viewpoints Mon, 11 Jul 2016 16:12:00 +0000 1233171 at http://wealthmanagement.com Copyright Christopher Furlong, Getty Images Dry Powder Takes the Stage as Politics Drive Markets http://wealthmanagement.com/asset-management/dry-powder-takes-stage-politics-drive-markets <div class="node-body article-body">VIEWPOINTS—Kathleen Gaffney, vice president and co-director of diversified fixed income at Eaton Vance Management: In a post-Brexit world, where politics drive markets, I see two potential paths for the market: lower growth expectations in Europe or a more prominent role for fiscal policy.</div> <p><a href="http://wealthmanagement.com/asset-management/dry-powder-takes-stage-politics-drive-markets" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/asset-management/dry-powder-takes-stage-politics-drive-markets#comments Viewpoints Viewpoints Asset Management Wed, 06 Jul 2016 16:46:00 +0000 1229341 at http://wealthmanagement.com Getty Images, Christopher Furlong Portfolio Management Must Stop Being Traditionally Conservative and Start Being Existentially Conservative http://wealthmanagement.com/viewpoints/portfolio-management-must-stop-being-traditionally-conservative-and-start-being-existen-0 <div class="field-byline"> Garvin Jabusch, co-founder and Chief Investment Officer, Green Alpha Advisors </div> <div class="field-deck"> “We’ve reached the point where it’s obvious no investment portfolio should contain the causes of our greatest systemic risks – climate change and resource scarcity.” </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Earth’s big risks are now visibly real, and we should be reinventing investment management to address them.</div> <p><a href="http://wealthmanagement.com/viewpoints/portfolio-management-must-stop-being-traditionally-conservative-and-start-being-existen-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/viewpoints/portfolio-management-must-stop-being-traditionally-conservative-and-start-being-existen-0#comments Investment Viewpoints Tue, 05 Jul 2016 16:26:00 +0000 1228071 at http://wealthmanagement.com Copyright ESA / Handout, Getty Images Garvin Jabusch Thin Red Line http://wealthmanagement.com/viewpoints/thin-red-line <div class="node-body article-body">Brexit is a reminder that it is time to draw the proverbial line and give way to more broad-based social-market capitalism.</div> <p><a href="http://wealthmanagement.com/viewpoints/thin-red-line" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/viewpoints/thin-red-line#comments Viewpoints Thu, 30 Jun 2016 14:40:00 +0000 1224361 at http://wealthmanagement.com Brexit – Here Now, What’s Next? http://wealthmanagement.com/viewpoints/brexit-here-now-what-s-next <div class="field-byline"> Bill Grenier </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The following are bullet points for investors to consider as the investment world wrestles with the backlash from the Brexit vote.</div> <p><a href="http://wealthmanagement.com/viewpoints/brexit-here-now-what-s-next" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/viewpoints/brexit-here-now-what-s-next#comments Viewpoints Equities Mon, 27 Jun 2016 20:45:00 +0000 1221071 at http://wealthmanagement.com Markets in Turmoil Because of Britain’s Vote to Leave http://wealthmanagement.com/equities/markets-turmoil-because-britain-s-vote-leave <div class="field-byline"> Don Schreiber, Jr. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The immediate effect on markets is being felt broadly around the world as blindsided investors and central bankers try to play catch-up.</div> <p><a href="http://wealthmanagement.com/equities/markets-turmoil-because-britain-s-vote-leave" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/equities/markets-turmoil-because-britain-s-vote-leave#comments Viewpoints Equities Mon, 27 Jun 2016 15:47:00 +0000 1220591 at http://wealthmanagement.com Do Low Volatility Funds Actually Protect in Downturns? http://wealthmanagement.com/etfs/do-low-volatility-funds-actually-protect-downturns <div class="field-byline"> Joe Halpern </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Investors turning to low volatility funds need to be aware of their limitations to avoid potential disappointment in the eventual next downturn.</div> <p><a href="http://wealthmanagement.com/etfs/do-low-volatility-funds-actually-protect-downturns" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/etfs/do-low-volatility-funds-actually-protect-downturns#comments Viewpoints ETFs Thu, 23 Jun 2016 15:07:00 +0000 1217181 at http://wealthmanagement.com Copyright Andrew Burton, Getty Images Wall Street Tries Out Lots of Shiny New Objects http://wealthmanagement.com/etfs/wall-street-tries-out-lots-shiny-new-objects <div class="field-byline"> Barry Ritholtz </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Here's a question for investors: Is Wall Street creating too many products?</div> <p><a href="http://wealthmanagement.com/etfs/wall-street-tries-out-lots-shiny-new-objects" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/etfs/wall-street-tries-out-lots-shiny-new-objects#comments Viewpoints Commentary ETFs Asset Management Wed, 22 Jun 2016 15:10:00 +0000 1216061 at http://wealthmanagement.com Copyright Spencer Platt, Getty Images