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The Cost of Money

The Active Share Podcast

The idea of lending with interest can be traced back thousands of years. But despite the pivotal role interest rates play in our economic structures, they continue to be misunderstood. In this episode of The...

Taking an Economic Pulse

The Active Share Podcast

Every decade brings a different economic environment. What’s set to impact the 2020s? In this episode of The Active Share, join Hugo and Olga Bitel, partner and global strategist for William Blair Investment Management, for...

Settling in for the Long Haul

Ken McAtamney, Partner
Global Equity

As we settle into the second quarter of 2023, we reassess our projections for the remainder of the year and analyze how these implications will affect our outlook for recession risk, central banks’ pivoting away...

8 Reasons for Optimism in U.S. Stocks

Rob Lanphier, Partner
U.S. Equity

Around the world, economies are slowing, with some developed markets likely already in recession, thanks in no small part to tightening monetary policies. Nowhere is this more apparent than in the United States, where the...

Outlook 2023: Better Than Feared

Olga Bitel, Partner
Global Equity

As we look out to 2023, the U.S. Federal Reserve (Fed) has reached its “neutral” monetary policy stance, and the European Central Bank (ECB) is not far behind. Europe has moved fast to secure fossil...

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