March 24, 2017 – After decades of falling interest rates, the possibility that we will soon enter a cyclical period of rising rates is a key concern in today’s financial markets.
March 21, 2017 – During a recent trip to Japan for the bi-annual meeting of the Wigmore Association, CIO Rick Pitcairnsaw Japan’s singular focus on growth manifest itself in a number of issues, from labor reform and its commitment to negative interest rates to immigration and its reaction to a Trump presidency.
March 6, 2017 – CIO Rick Pitcairn offers a refreshing look at global investments in anticipation of his trip to Japan with the Wigmore Association.
February 1, 2017 – The highly unexpected US election results dominated investor sentiment and market results in the fourth quarter of 2016. Though we, like many others, expected a different outcome, we were correct in our comment that no matter who wins, the end of an election tends to ignite an optimistic relief rally. We have seen that in spades.
In the midst of what feels like monumental global change, Pitcairn hosted its annual Family Wealth & Investment Forum on November 13-14, 2016. Central to the Forum’s content was an investment roundtable led by Chief Investment Officer Rick Pitcairn.
November 9, 2016 – On Wednesday morning, many Americans woke up to (or stayed awake for) an unexpected election outcome. CIO Rick Pitcairn encourages you to stick with your investment plan as we wait to see how trends play out in the coming months and longer term.