Weekly Market Update with Jack Ablin

Blockchain and the Banking System

Jack Ablin Market Commentary

Blockchain, the distributed ledger that boasts immutable accounting, is gaining trust among its users.  Hosted by a decentralized network of computers worldwide, any of the ledger’s millions of users can …

Weekly Market Update with Jack Ablin

Why Own Bonds?

Jack Ablin Market Commentary

Thanks to a rush of vaccines, COVID-19 infection rates are plunging. Confirmed cases in the US are running at an average daily rate of about 53,000, half the rate of …

Jack Ablin on the Money Show

Using Goals-Based Investing to Organize Your Investments

Cresset Capital Insights, Market Commentary, People

Goals-based investing, a strategy that aligns investors’ holdings with their goals, is a sophisticated way to reimagine asset allocation. Investors who employ goals-based investing help insulate their lifestyles from the …

Weekly Market Update with Jack Ablin

Big Government is Back

Jack Ablin Market Commentary

The Biden administration has passed a massive $1.9 trillion stimulus program designed to get checks into the hands of low-income Americans. This program represents the liberal policy shift in politics …

Weekly Market Update with Jack Ablin

When Good News Is Bad News

Jack Ablin Market Commentary

Investors often have unique, sometimes even peculiar, ways of interpreting news. These days, it seems, good economic news is being translated into bad market news thanks to rising interest rates. …

Cresset Weekly Market Update | Where Do We Go From Here?

Where Do We Go from Here?

Jack Ablin Market Commentary

We believe one of the best ways to assess current market conditions is through Cresset’s Five Macro Factors: valuation, economic backdrop, liquidity, psychology and momentum. These gauges offer a useful …

Cresset’s Five Themes for 2021

Jack Ablin Market Commentary

2021_Five_Themes_Jack_Ablin_ from Cresset on Vimeo. Cresset’s Five Themes for 2021 YOLO spending will pressure prices The Fed flinches Valuation is stretched, but opportunities remain Investor optimism could lead to disappointment …