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  1. Follow the (New) Market Leaders
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    Follow the (New) Market Leaders

    As economic and demographic shifts reshape markets around the world, investors might want to take a second look at some of their assumptions

  2. Emerging Markets: Some Good News at Last?
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    Emerging Markets: Some Good News at Last?

    Government reforms, improving productivity and a renewed flair for innovation will be key factors for these economies in the months and years ahead

  3. Politics & the Markets: What You Need to Know
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    Politics & the Markets: What You Need to Know

    The election is driving much of this year’s market volatility, notes Chief Investment Strategist Michael Hartnett. In this video, he suggests an approach that could help investors find balance in the market’s ups and downs and offers six investment ideas to consider.

  4. Midyear Update: The Re-emergence of Emerging Markets
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    Midyear Update: The Re-emergence of Emerging Markets

    After a slump that lasted several years, this group of emerging economies has been on a rebound in 2016. Senior research analyst Ehiwario Efeyini discusses three significant developments contributing to the improving outlook and where investors can find the most promising opportunities.

  5. What’s The Ceiling on Home Prices?
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    What’s The Ceiling on Home Prices?

    The U.S. housing market is currently one of the economy's bright spots. But are prices accelerating too quickly? In this video, our deputy head of U.S. Economics shares her outlook for both the short and longer term.

  6. Midyear Update: Do Municipal Bonds Make Sense For You?
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    Midyear Update: Do Municipal Bonds Make Sense For You?

    These bonds can offer important advantages for investors seeking income. Here, the head of Tax Exempt Research for U.S. Trust shares his outlook for municipal bonds, and points to three areas of the market investors should be cautious about.

  7. Midyear Update: Where Can Investors Find Opportunities Today?
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    Midyear Update: Where Can Investors Find Opportunities Today?

    U.S. and global events are re-shaping today’s investment landscape. Niladri Mukherjee with the Chief Investment Office explores these changes and points to three key steps investors can consider in the second half of 2016.

  8. Midyear Update: What’s Next for the Markets and the Economy
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    Midyear Update: What’s Next for the Markets and the Economy

    From Brexit and China to the U.S. elections: Chief Investment Officer Chris Hyzy and members of the CIO team explore the forces shaping the second half of 2016—and where investors should focus in the months ahead

  9. Britain Exits: What You Need to Know
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    Britain Exits: What You Need to Know

    Chris Hyzy, CIO for Bank of America Global Wealth & Investment Management, provides important insights on the UK vote to exit the European Union and what it means for the markets and your portfolio.

  10. To Rent or Own? That Is the Question
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    To Rent or Own? That Is the Question

    Thinking about buying your first home–or making your next move? Michelle Meyer, deputy head of U.S. Economics at BofA Merrill Lynch Global Research, looks at four important factors that can help you decide whether home ownership makes the most sense for you in today’s market.

  11. The Biggest Market Risks of 2016
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    The Biggest Market Risks of 2016

    A number of global uncertainties—from rising tensions in the Middle East to the rebalancing of growth around the world—are contributing to the volatility in financial markets. Our Chief Investment Officer Chris Hyzy unpacks what all of this means for investors.

  12. U.S. Equities: Four Drivers of Uncertainty
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    U.S. Equities: Four Drivers of Uncertainty

    Elections, oil prices, the Fed, recession fears…The S&P 500 has been under considerable strain recently. Savita Subramanian, head of U.S. Equity Strategy for BofA Merrill Lynch Global Research, discusses the current market environment and offers her suggestions for where investors should look now, and in the months ahead.

  13. Market Updates
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    Market Updates

    Your resource for the latest thinking from our experts on the markets and economy

  14. CIO Weekly Letter
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    CIO Weekly Letter

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

  15. CIO Outlook: The Forces Shaping Our World
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    CIO Outlook: The Forces Shaping Our World

  16. Bonds: Rising Rates Meet Low Liquidity
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    Bonds: Rising Rates Meet Low Liquidity

    Investors will need to watch for new risks as the environment changes

  17. Are You Meeting Your Need for Investment Income?
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    Are You Meeting Your Need for Investment Income?

    With interest rates at historic lows for several years, generating income from bonds and similar investments has been a challenge. Here, our experts offer steps and strategies you can consider while rates remain low—and also as they start to rise.

  18. The Need for Yield Isn’t Changing—But Ways to Find It Are
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    The Need for Yield Isn’t Changing—But Ways to Find It Are

    Now that rates are edging higher, here are ways you can look for portfolio income, at whatever stage of life you’re in.

  19. Dealing With the Market's Latest Roller Coaster Ride
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    Dealing With the Market's Latest Roller Coaster Ride

    How should you respond when the markets throw you for a loop? With volatility expected to continue through year-end, we asked Michael Liersch, Merrill Lynch's head of behavioral finance, for his best advice.

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