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Market Review – June 2019

Market Review – June 2019  ECONOMY: Consumer confidence and sentiment indicators continue to show strength in the face of increased trade tensions and slowing economic growth.  Fed Chair Jerome Powell addressed recent developments involving trade negotiations as something they are closely monitoring.  He emphasized that the Fed remains patient and…...

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Market Review – March 2019

Market Review – March 2019  ECONOMY: US economic growth decelerated to close out 2018 and recent data points to a sluggish start to the year.  US GDP expanded by 2.6% during Q4 2018, which is lower than the increase of 3.4% in Q3 2018.  Economic data largely missed expectations in…...

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Save the Date: Citizens Bank Annual Endowment Incubator Financial Review

Details of the Event Date: Tuesday, March 26, 2019 Time: 10:00am Location: One Citizens Plaza, 3rd Floor, Providence, RI RSVP: James.A.Johnson@Citizensbank.com, or call at 401-260-4196...

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Market Review – February 2019

Market Review – February 2019  ECONOMY: The synchronized global expansion which was widely cheered heading into 2018 has instead been less consistent and more moderate than expected.  Global economic metrics weakened during the fourth quarter contributing to increased volatility in financial markets.  The Citi Economic Surprise Index, which measures actual…...

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Market Review – January 2019

Market Review – January 2019  ECONOMY: The prospect of slower global economic growth has contributed to elevated financial market volatility.  Economic data remains supportive of further global expansion, but growth forecasts have been reduced as downside risks have increased.  Tighter central bank monetary policy and restrictive trade policies have contributed to…...

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