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CIO Mid Year 2022 Outlook

Steve Brown, CIO for Total Return and Macro Strategies, joins Asset TV’s CIO Mid-Year Outlook MasterClass to discuss multi-asset solutions for the market ahead.

July 07, 2022

 

 

Key Takeaways:

  • Active portfolio management is important in markets like we are in today.
  • The Federal Reserve will have to follow through with what's priced into the market.
  • The market is in many ways leading the Fed.
  • We are bullish on the medium to longer term outlook for all of fixed income, particularly credit.
  • This has come with significant resetting of valuations, but forward-looking returns are as high as they have been since the financial crisis.

 

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