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3 Currency Calls Take on Geopolitical Risk

3 Currency Calls Take on Geopolitical Risk

Unlike conventional market wisdom, Tom Clarke, co-portfolio manager of the William Blair Macro Allocation Fund, sees investment opportunities in re-risking ...
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Is the Market on Cruise Control?
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Is the Market on Cruise Control?

Some investors are beginning to think the market is on cruise control, as the S&P 500, the MSCI Europe, and ...
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Poll Results: ESG Factors in Investment Decisions

Poll Results: ESG Factors in Investment Decisions

We polled our blog readers on whether they think environmental, social, and governance (ESG) factors affect investment decisions and here ...
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Are Central Banks Painting Themselves Into a Corner?

Are Central Banks Painting Themselves Into a Corner?

Tom Clarke, co-portfolio manager of the William Blair Macro Allocation Fund, highlighted in an appearance on Bloomberg Television’s “What’d You ...
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Opportunities in Europe as Populist Wave Recedes

Opportunities in Europe as Populist Wave Recedes

Despite the recent United Kingdom election surprise and ensuing political instability, Tom Clarke, co-portfolio manager on William Blair’s Dynamic Allocation ...
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2 Drivers of Global Macro Risks and Opportunities

2 Drivers of Global Macro Risks and Opportunities

Two key trends are driving global macro risks and opportunities—central bank policies and investors seeking to avoid downside risk—Brian Singer, ...
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Blog Poll: ESG Factors in Investment Decisions

Blog Poll: ESG Factors in Investment Decisions

Research into the efficacy of environmental, social, and governance (ESG) factors has expanded in recent years, and this growth has ...
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Why European Banks Now

Why European Banks Now

Many investors are scared off by Europe, given potential risks from populist uprisings and questions about the future of the ...
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SMID Investing: Happy Medium

SMID Investing: Happy Medium

In a recent Barron’s Mutual Fund Profile, “Finding Middle Ground,” Rob Lanphier and Karl Brewer, co-portfolio managers of the William ...
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Trump’s Plans May Benefit Small, Mid Caps

Trump’s Plans May Benefit Small, Mid Caps

President Donald Trump’s pro-business initiatives should benefit U.S. small and mid cap stocks and, together with a potential re-normalization of ...
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