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  1. What Could a ‘Hard Brexit’ Mean for Global—and U.S.—Markets?
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    What Could a ‘Hard Brexit’ Mean for Global—and U.S.—Markets?

    Here’s what you need to know as the U.K. weighs its options before the next leave-or-stay deadline

  2. Capital Market Outlook
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    Capital Market Outlook

    We take a look at the current earnings season – and what it may mean for investors.

  3. Merrill Perspectives Podcast
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    Merrill Perspectives Podcast

  4. Market Decode: Is Impact Investing Right for You?
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    Market Decode: Is Impact Investing Right for You?

    Discover how you can combine a desire to have a positive impact on the world with investing for your future

  5. Dealing with Volatility: What You Need to Know Now
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    Dealing with Volatility: What You Need to Know Now

    Timely insights to help you manage risk when markets shift

  6. Why Gender Lens Investing Is Good for the World—and Your Portfolio
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    Why Gender Lens Investing Is Good for the World—and Your Portfolio

    The movement toward greater gender equality is impacting every level of society. And investors are taking note.

  7. Midyear Outlook: Optimism Amid Uncertainty
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    Midyear Outlook: Optimism Amid Uncertainty

    Chief Investment Officer Chris Hyzy answers key questions about the challenges and opportunities investors could expect through year-end

  8. Creating Long Term Value in Your Portfolio with Sustainable and Impact Investing
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    Creating Long Term Value in Your Portfolio with Sustainable and Impact Investing

    We are living in an era of growing social and environmental awareness. People and institutions are looking to make investment decisions with the goal of creating positive social or environmental impact, as well as a financial return.

  9. China Trade: Huawei and Why It Matters
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    China Trade: Huawei and Why It Matters

  10. 3 Investing Terms for Today's Markets
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    3 Investing Terms for Today's Markets

    Understanding them can help you have better informed conversations with your advisor.

  11. Selling Stocks? 3 Ways You Might Minimize Your Capital Gains Taxes
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    Selling Stocks? 3 Ways You Might Minimize Your Capital Gains Taxes

    Many investors look to lock in equity gains as they rebalance their portfolios. These tips can help you limit the tax consequences.

  12. Market Decode: How Bonds Work—and What They Can Do for You
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    Market Decode: How Bonds Work—and What They Can Do for You

    Watch this video to get the basics on this key ingredient in a well-diversified portfolio

  13. Investing for Income—Not Just Growth
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    Investing for Income—Not Just Growth

    These ideas can help as you look to create a steady stream of income for retirement and other cash-dependent goals

  14. How to Maintain Your Balance in an Up-and-Down Market
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    How to Maintain Your Balance in an Up-and-Down Market

    These 3 tips can help you tune out the noise and stay focused on your goals, says this behavioral finance expert

  15. The Roadmap for Investing in a Sustainable World
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    The Roadmap for Investing in a Sustainable World

  16. Investor Ed: Two Ways to Rebalance Your Portfolio
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    Investor Ed: Two Ways to Rebalance Your Portfolio

    Regularly reviewing and adjusting your investment allocations is a must in today’s markets. Here’s a guide to getting started.

  17. Market Decode:  Balancing Risk and Reward with Asset Allocation
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    Market Decode: Balancing Risk and Reward with Asset Allocation

    Senior investment strategist Marci McGregor explains how asset allocation can help you find the right mix of stocks, bonds and cash to match your risk tolerance—especially when the markets get volatile

  18. What Should You Do When the Markets Get Volatile?
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    What Should You Do When the Markets Get Volatile?

    Market swings can be unnerving, but they shouldn’t distract you from staying focused on your financial goals. We spoke with Niladri Mukherjee, head of CIO Portfolio Strategy, Bank of America Global Wealth and Investment Management, for his insights.

  19. Why Good Companies Can Make Good Stocks
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    Why Good Companies Can Make Good Stocks

    Savita Subramanian, head of U.S. Equity and Quantitative Strategy at BofA Merrill Lynch Global Research, explains how businesses that focus on environmental, social and governance (ESG) factors can improve their bottom line

  20. Volatility in Pictures: Focus on the Rebounds
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    Volatility in Pictures: Focus on the Rebounds

    Knowing when and how markets have recovered during past downturns can help investors today

  21. 10 Powerful, Positive Trends Shaping Our World
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    10 Powerful, Positive Trends Shaping Our World

    Despite challenges, in many ways the world is changing for the better. Biotechnology could make us healthier, smart cities may make us safer and more productive, and sustainable business practices might help preserve the environment, among other promising trends. Here, we offer 10 major forces that could help create a better world for all.

  22. Market Decode: Volatility Is Not a Roller Coaster. Here's Why.
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    Market Decode: Volatility Is Not a Roller Coaster. Here's Why.

    While volatility is often compared to the iconic carnival ride, there are some important differences. Here’s what you need to know.

  23. Washington Update: Elections, the Markets & Your Financial Life
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    Washington Update: Elections, the Markets & Your Financial Life

  24. ETF Sticker-shocked? Don't be.
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    ETF Sticker-shocked? Don't be.

    Why ETF prices may not necessarily reflect their true value

  25. Millennial Motivation
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    Millennial Motivation

  26. The Forces Driving Corporate Sustainability
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    The Forces Driving Corporate Sustainability

    Investors, government regulators and nongovernmental organizations are pushing for increased disclosure of environmental, social and governance factors

  27. Market Decode: Some Surprising Ways to Invest in Tech
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    Market Decode: Some Surprising Ways to Invest in Tech

    Technology stocks have been top performers in recent years, but is there room for further gains? Senior research analyst Ehiwario Efeyini explains why the answer could be yes—and points to several other sectors where technology is creating new potential opportunities for growth.

  28. Should I Rent or Own?
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    Should I Rent or Own?

    It's an important but not always easy decision to make. Our expert looks at three essential questions to ask yourself before deciding which option is right for you.

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