Markets

Global strategy chief says the biggest concern for markets is the election, and breaks down the best ways to protect investments heading into November

Mark Grant of wealth management firm B. Riley FBR told CNBC “the biggest concern for the markets, frankly, is the election.” The chief global strategist said there’s risk because of the distinct differences between the Democratic and Republican tax proposal plans. Grant suggests investors have more cash, buy ETFs that […]
Global strategy chief says the biggest concern for markets is the election, and breaks down the best ways to protect investments heading into November
Markets

Emerging markets across Asia are getting beaten up

Asian stocks are getting sold off and emerging market currencies are under pressure following last night’s spike in US bond yields. Benchmark US 10-year bonds have climbed above 3.2% in Asian trade for the first time since 2011. The fallout from last night’s selloff in US bond markets is being […]
Emerging markets across Asia are getting beaten up
Markets

European markets rattled by Italy again as political concerns linger

Italian bond yields jumped again overnight amid lingering political concerns. While markets have cooled down since the policial crisis in May, some analysts believe more trouble lays ahead. The fallout from Italy’s precarious political situation continues to reverberate through European markets. Sure, escalating trade tensions were one catalyst for the […]
European markets rattled by Italy again as political concerns linger