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Timely commentary to give you access to the latest macroeconomic and investments insights. Learn what investors should expect next.

 

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Segal Marco’s Annual Client Research & Educational Summit: How’d It Go?

Reflection Today, Investment Success Tomorrow was the theme of the Summit from October 18-21 at Disney’s Yacht Club Resort in Orlando, Florida. We were thrilled to have more than 80 clients in attendance for a great few days of educational sessions with a little bit of Disney magic sprinkled in.

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P&G Beats Back Activist Nelson Peltz

On October 10, Procter and Gamble (P&G) shareholders narrowly voted to keep activist investor Nelson Peltz off the board of directors. Peltz and his firm, Trian Fund Management, took a unique approach in waging the proxy contest against the Ohio-based consumer goods company. Activists tend to run a group of candidates and aggressively work to unseat some or all incumbent directors. 

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Should The Fed Ease Its Rate Hike Plans to Support Productivity Growth?

The relatively modest productivity gains made during the current U.S. economic recovery is part of why jobs have not come back as strong as in the past. It also might make the Federal Reserve (Fed) rethink its plan for raising interest rates in the future.

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Operational Risk: A Key Concern for Plans

Investment risk is not the only type of risk that plans need to worry about

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