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Timely takes on markets and the economy.

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In order to help try to make sense of it all, let’s take a look at where the stock market makes sense right now and where it doesn’t.
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Since the recent peak in early June, stocks have been consolidating, driven by rising COVID-19 cases and less “shock and awe” from the Fed.
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While we have concerns about the loan market, we don’t believe the CLO market is putting the banking system at risk.
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For the second half of 2020, we don’t expect a repeat of the first.
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A second wave of global COVID-19 is getting a lot of media attention, but the appearance of a global second wave of cases is primarily driven by the different timing of first waves across countries—rather than second waves within countries.
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The coronavirus pandemic will change the landscape for college and university bond issuers.
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Economies and markets whipsawed in the first half of 2020. Here’s what we expect for the rest of the year.
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Interest rates are likely to stay low as markets try to bridge the economic gap to the new normal.
How to decipher the Fed’s quarterly “dot-plot” chart.
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If you're interested in tax-free municipal bonds, you might want to keep an eye out for these seven tax traps.

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