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2019 Finishes With a Bang

January 10, 2020 05:50 PM By alex.locker - Comment(s)
2019 Finishes With a Bang

Stocks trounce bonds with double-digit gains


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Stock markets around the world rallied strongly in 2019. Returns likely to be more normal in 2020.


Bonds rallied for the first three quarters due to global and trade uncertainty, but dropped in Q4.


Election uncertianty and high optimism and risks ...

The Impact of a Strong Dollar in Today's Economy

October 13, 2014 12:44 PM By alex.locker - Comment(s)
The Impact of a Strong Dollar in Today's Economy

America has become a refuge for those seeking safety & opportunity. This is also applicable for foreign investors' capital. In today's economy, a strong dollar can present both benefits and challenges for U.S. investors.


A strong dollar occurs when the U.S. dollar (USD) can purchase more of...