Steve Snyder

Volatility Returns to
the Equity Markets

Posted by Kristofer Kwait, Steve Snyder on Feb 7, 2018

Topic: Equities | Investment Strategy

During the course of the recent selloff in the equity markets and spike in volatility, many of our investors have questioned whether this significant drop experienced over a few trading days portends the beginning of a bear market, or a shorter term correction (albeit a violent one).

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Top 5 Questions of Nonprofit Fiduciaries

Posted by Steve Snyder on Jan 27, 2016

Topic: Governance and Policy | Industry Knowledge | Market Commentary

Investment committees and staff often question what’s next for the markets and what they should do about it. In this article we address top five concerns and questions we have heard followed by our guidance for nonprofit fiduciaries.

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Form Follows Function in Multi-Asset Investing

Posted by Steve Snyder on Sep 17, 2014

Topic: Asset Allocation | Industry Knowledge | Outsourced Investing

Interest in multi-asset investing is growing and the inflows confirm it: Institutional assets committed to multi-asset investing are reported to have increased to $773 billion at year-end 2013, up from $442 billion at year-end 2010, while the second quarter of 2014 represented the 11th consecutive quarter of fund flows into the strategy. The trend isn’t confined to the U.S., either, as industry data indicate that in Europe some €62.5 billion was committed to multi-asset funds in the first six months of 2014.

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