Russell’s 2015 global outlook

Central Banks

Russell’s Global Head of Investment Strategy, Andrew Pease, offers a summary of his team’s 2015 Global Outlook.

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October 2014 Economic Indicators

Economic Indicators Dashboard – November 2014 update

Assess the health of the U.S. economy with the latest Economic Indicators Dashboard update.

Dec 16, 2014 Categories: Economic Insights
November 2014

Markets in perspective: November in review

Developed market equities (Russell 3000® Index and Russell Developed ex-U.S. Large Cap Index) and U.S. fixed income (Barclays U.S. Aggregate Bond Index) held up in November 2014 even as central banks in the U.S., Europe and China were making changes to their policies.

Dec 11, 2014 Categories: Economic Insights

Believe the U.S. equity market is getting expensive? Consider broadening your perspective.

When evaluating the relative attractiveness of the U.S. equity market, there may be more to the story than recent performance and the popular price-to-earnings measures.

Dec 9, 2014 Categories: Economic Insights
X Women

X (Wo)men

Women of Generation X can represent a substantial opportunity for advisors. But are you confident you know how to tailor your message and approach to what these women have reported their needs and concerns to be?

Dec 4, 2014 Categories: The Art of Advising
Blowling pins

10 reasons muni bonds have the potential to hold strong value for taxable investors

Even after their strong performance since 2013, Russell believes tax-exempt municipal bonds have the potential to outpace other investment grade fixed income sectors on an after-tax return basis.

Dec 2, 2014 Categories: Portfolio Corner
Gold scales

Preserving wealth versus getting rich – the role of bonds

Bonds are designed to help preserve client wealth – not substantially grow it. So even when interest rates begin to rise again, Russell believes bonds will continue to play an important role in a well-diversified portfolio.

Nov 27, 2014 Categories: Portfolio Corner

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