GPS apps help drivers get to their destination as quickly as possible, providing the efficiency and ease that consumers have come to expect from technology. But GPS apps aren’t the only way that individuals are getting more efficient.
The US economy continued on its upward trajectory, with overall growth and employment posting solid gains. The employment situation also made gains, with an average of approximately 242,000 jobs added each month. Read the full report from Envestnet | PMC.
The U.S. tax overhaul and public spending plans have supercharged growth and earnings estimates, but also have added uncertainty to the economic outlook. We see two major risks to the global expansion and risk assets: trade wars and a spike in real yields.
As noted last year, fund strategist portfolios (FSPs) are growing at a healthy pace. This prompted us to explore whether increased usage of FSP products by advisors on our platform was having a material impact on overall managed account sales, flows, and assets.