FOMC Update: Goldilocks and the Three Bears

The current attitude of the FOMC is similar to the tale of Goldilocks and the three bears, one group of the committee believes the fund rate is too high, one group thinks it is too low, and one group thinks it is just right.

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Aegon AM US provides fixed income strategies across the quality and yield spectrum to institutional investors.


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Kames Capital, based in the UK, provides globally-diversified fixed income, equities and multi-asset investment solutions.


Defining characteristics:
• Active manager with a high conviction approach, blending a top-down perspective with bottom-up analysis
• Robust and disciplined investment process
• Experienced and deeply-resourced investment and risk management teams