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A look at how donor-advised funds and private foundations compare.
Part of the yield curve inverted earlier this month. Does that mean a recession is around the corner?
We believe municipal bond investors should take a cautious approach in 2019, amid rising economic uncertainty, concerns about trade friction and worries about the impact of higher interest rates.
Here's an easy way to help teachers in your community and across the country offer financial education to more kids.
On this episode of Stock Market Report, Jeff Kleintop speaks to the ominous signs that have investors wondering if the Global recession has begun. if the Global recession has begun.
Global growth is likely to slow in 2019 as the economic cycle nears a peak. International stocks may continue to see heightened volatility and could enter a bear market if key indicators continue on their current path.
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Rising rates, declining liquidity and sluggish global growth—with trade conflicts as an additional headwind—may weigh on economic growth and market performance in 2019.
U.S. economic growth was strong in 2018, but some of the forces behind that strength were either short-term or likely to fade going forward.
Global growth may slow in 2019 as the economic cycle nears a peak, with increasing drag from worsening financial conditions combining with full employment and rising prices.

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