Market & Investment Insights

Get unique perspectives on market and investing trends to help keep your client portfolios ahead of the game.

Markets & economy

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    Looking to the Futures

    September 21, 2023
    The December Gold contract (GCZ23) traded at 1953.90, up .20 points in late afternoon trading on Wednesday following a Hawkish Fed meeting where they chose to maintain current target rates.
  • Quarterly Market Outlook: A Delicate Balance

    September 20, 2023
    The Federal Reserve weighs the data while investors wonder: Is the rate-hike cycle over?
  • Weekly Market Outlook

    September 18, 2023
    Chief Global Investment Strategist Jeffrey Kleintop’s 90-second take on the markets for the week ahead.

Education & insights

  • Behavioral finance insights

    A perspective on global equity markets through a behavioral finance lens from Omar Aguilar, Chief Investment Officer, Passive Equity and Multi-Asset Strategies of Charles Schwab Investment Management Inc., a subsidiary of The Charles Schwab Corporation.

  • Timely fixed income insights

    A perspective on global economic and fixed income developments from Brett Wander, Chief Investment Officer, Fixed Income of Charles Schwab Investment Management Inc., a subsidiary of The Charles Schwab Corporation.

  • The changing landscape of cash investments

    Review our cash platform and how we've been evolving our strategy to ensure we continue to provide a breadth of secure, competitive cash options to support the needs of your clients.

  • Active Semi-Transparent ETFs: What's Under the Hood?

    When buying a car, experts recommend that it's a good idea to pop the hood and take a look inside. The same is true for active semi-transparent exchange-traded funds (ETFs).

Schwab Center for Financial Research®

One of the ways we demonstrate our commitment to investment advisors is through the Schwab Center for Financial Research® (SCFR). This industry-leading research organization delivers original, fact-based analysis on key investing topics, including:

  • The markets
  • Portfolio management
  • The economy
  • Investment strategy
  • Retirement planning
  • Financial planning

Our experts produce and disseminate proprietary perspectives that you'll find only at Schwab.

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