Trick or Treat? Weathering Spooky Markets
Historically, October has been a pretty ghoulish month for the financial markets.
Irrational markets: Taking the long view
Uncertain economic forecasts. Jumpy stock prices. Financial markets are odd beasts that can be both rational and fickle at the same time.
Environmental, Social & Governance
Is it really all about money?
While it seems obvious that investing is all about the money, the reality is that there are multiple objectives and considerations that come into play.
A Mayor & Treasurer Talk Prudent Investor
The opportunity for better planning, better returns and access to professional investment advice
The Paradox of Investing for the Long-Term
In today’s fiscal environment, when every dollar counts, making wise investment decisions can help municipalities pay for important capital projects.
Derivatives: Leverage vs Hedging
The combination of the words “leverage and derivatives” is enough to strike fear in the hearts of many people. After all, we have heard of government bodies, such as Orange County in California, that suffered great harm from using derivatives to increase risk.