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Top UBS strategists offer analysis and investment guidance on each day’s most critical economic, political and market developments.

Top UBS strategists offer analysis and investment guidance on each day’s most critical economic, political and market developments.
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Top UBS strategists offer analysis and investment guidance on each day’s most critical economic, political and market developments.

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UBS On-Air: 'Art Cashin: On the Markets'

11/21/2019
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From the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, the UBS Director of Floor Operations, Art Cashin, delivers you timely insight into the week's key market moving events and previews the week ahead. This week: Market interpretation of the impeachment hearings, the prospects for a US-China trade deal, thoughts on the FOMC and the week ahead. Host: Daniel Cassidy

Duration:00:10:28

UBS On-Air: 'Own Your Worth: Women becoming agents of change'

11/21/2019
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The face of wealth is changing and it is becoming more female. Women hold a growing share of global wealth but the financial industry has been slow to respond to their needs. Our research at UBS reveals that many women leave important financial decisions to their partners, particularly when it comes to investing and financial planning. With longer life expectancies and high rates of divorce, this can leave women unprepared for having to take control of their own finances. This conversation...

Duration:00:30:21

Top of the Morning: 'Emerging markets: A year of consequential choices'

11/21/2019
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Today we examine what the 2020 landscape might look like for the emerging markets and the choices, yet to be made, that may have direct consequences to asset class performance in the year ahead. We will also examine investment trends to be mindful of over the next decade and how investors should position accordingly. Featured: Emerging Markets Strategist Americas, from the UBS Chief Investment Office, Alejo Czerwonko. Host: Daniel Cassidy

Duration:00:16:27

Top of the Morning: 'Municipal Market Guide: The next decade'

11/21/2019
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As we near the end to an exceptional year for municipal bonds, today we will take a dive into the drivers behind the surge throughout the space for 2019. Featured is Senior Municipal Strategist Americas from the UBS Chief Investment Office, Kathleen McNamara. Host: Nash Wedderburn

Duration:00:07:33

Top of the Morning: 'Preferred Securities: Overview and outlook - It doesn't get better than this'

11/20/2019
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As preferred ETF asset flows remain strong and with preferreds up nearly 15% on the year, today we will take a closer look into the recent developments within the space as well as opportunities. Featured is Senior Fixed Income Strategist Americas from the UBS Chief Investment Office, Frank Sileo. Host: Nash Wedderburn

Duration:00:16:15

UBS On-Air: 'The Sandwich Generation - Planning for everyone but themselves'

11/19/2019
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Nearly half of American adults in their 40's and 50's have an elderly parent and are either raising a young child or financially supporting a grown adult child. They are known as the "Sandwich Generation". The aging population is living longer just as kids are growing up in a world where it?s harder and harder to maintain financial independence. This poses a financial issue for those in the middle. Today we'll walk through some important details for everyone who finds themselves budgeting...

UBS On-Air: 'Washington Weekly Podcast'

11/19/2019
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Welcome to another edition of the Washington Weekly podcast, an in-depth look at what's occurring within the beltway and beyond. Today: the latest on the impeachment hearings, a preview of the fifth Democratic debate, the government spending bill and more. Today's Guest: Shane Lieberman from the UBS U.S. Office of Public Policy. Host: Daniel Cassidy

Duration:00:12:36

Top of the Morning: 'Year Ahead 2020: The Year of Choices'

11/19/2019
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As we approach the year ahead we think about what the investment landscape might look like. Today we examine how the outcomes of several widely followed macro catalysts might influence market behavior in 2020 and how to position your portfolio accordingly. Plus, we will highlight some notable trends to monitor over the next decade and provide guidance around having the right kind of financial plan in place. Featured is Chief Investment Officer Americas, from the UBS Chief Investment Office,...

Duration:00:19:29

UBS On-Air: 'Wedding Planning - Having the "budget" talk'

11/18/2019
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Weddings bring families and friends together in wonderful ways and set the stage for a couple?s new life together. But, PLANNING for a wedding is a whole other situation. The very thought of it makes most people break out in a cold sweat. There are so many decisions to make - from the flower arrangements to the music to the food and to the funding. Today we'll suggest how to have those difficult conversations about your budget (whether you're the prospective couple or the parents) and some...

Duration:00:14:42

UBS On-Air: 'Cyber Security - Beware of Medicare scams'

11/18/2019
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It is open enrollment time for Medicare and that also means that scammers are looking to take advantage. When it comes time to enroll in Medicare, what are some of the scams that are out there and what should you do if you become a victim of a "bad actor". Guest: Ellen Segriff, Head of Wealth Management Americas Privacy, Cyber and Information Security for UBS. Host: Anthony Pastore.

Duration:00:02:58

UBS On-Air: 'Cyber Security - Beware of holiday scams'

11/18/2019
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The holiday season is a time for shopping, giving, eating and festivities with friends and family. It?s also a time for heightened vigilance about cyber-crime and fraud. Scammers and cyber thieves come up with new ways to steal your money, your data and your identity every year. Many of these schemes, unfortunately, are rampant during the holiday season. Today we will discuss what these scams are and how you can protect yourself and your loved ones from becoming the victims of a "bad actor"....

Duration:00:06:20

Top of the Morning: 'Fixed Income Strategist: 2020 outlook, don't expect a sequel'

11/18/2019
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Fixed income assets have delivered strong performance throughout 2019. So what kind of performance may we expect to see in 2020? Today we answer that question, highlight notable headwinds to the asset class, where pockets of opportunity exist and more. Featured is Senior Fixed Income Strategist Americas, from the UBS Chief Investment Office, Leslie Falconio. Host: Daniel Cassidy

Duration:00:10:43

Top of the Morning: 'Review and Preview Global Edition'

11/15/2019
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On today's podcast: is there a China US resolution on the horizon, could negative interest rates prevail, what does the current flooding in Venice tell us about the theme of climate change and action and what's coming up next week with central banks, economic data and more. Guest: Chris Swann, Cross Asset Strategist for the UBS Chief Investment Office. Host: Anthony Pastore.

Duration:00:11:25

UBS On-Air: 'UBS CIO Global Investor Forum: Sustainable Investing & ESG'

11/15/2019
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In this month's podcast, Mark Haefele, UBS Global Chief Investment Office, Amanda Young, Head of Global ESG Investment Research at Aberdeen Standard, and James Purcell, Head of Sustainable Investing at UBS CIO GWM, discuss the future of sustainable investing.

Duration:00:12:51

Top of the Morning: 'The week in review and preview'

11/15/2019
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Today we recap the week that was by breaking down some notable Fedspeak and how fixed income market responded. We will also provide a sneak preview of fixed income performance projections for 2020, take a look at the week ahead and more. Featured is Senior Fixed Income Strategist Americas, from the UBS Chief Investment Office, Leslie Falconio. Host: Daniel Cassidy

Duration:00:08:16

UBS On-Air: 'Art Cashin: On the Markets'

11/14/2019
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From the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, the UBS Director of Floor Operations, Art Cashin, delivers you timely insight into the week's key market moving events and previews the week ahead. This week: Fed Chair Jerome Powell's semi-annual Congressional testimony, market implications of this week's impeachment hearings, the latest on trade and the week ahead. Host: Daniel Cassidy

Duration:00:09:33

Top of the Morning: 'MLPs: Performance overview and outlook'

11/14/2019
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Today we turn our focus to Master Limited Partnerships (or MLPs) and breakdown the drivers behind second-half performance, a sector outlook, how you should be positioned within the space accordingly and more. Featured is MLP and Energy Infrastructure Analyst Americas, from the UBS Chief Investment Office, Jay Dobson. Host: Daniel Cassidy

Duration:00:14:57

Top of the Morning: 'Oil prices: The catalysts behind where we are and where we're headed'

11/13/2019
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Today we check in on oil prices and examine what has been driving prices as of late, where prices might he headed and more. Plus, some thoughts on the recent performance of and opportunities within the US energy sector. Featured is Energy Analyst Americas, from the UBS Chief Investment Office, Nicki Decker. Host: Daniel Cassidy

Duration:00:13:06

Top of the Morning: 'US Communications Services: Sector overview and outlook'

11/12/2019
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What does the future look like for content streaming, big internet companies and 5G? Today we answer those questions for you, speak to the notable tailwinds and headwinds tied to the Communications Services sector, where opportunities exist within and more. Featured are Technology and Communication Services Analyst Americas, Kevin Dennean and Equity Associate Analyst Americas, Reid Gilligan, both from the UBS Chief Investment Office. Host: Daniel Cassidy

Duration:00:19:14

Top of the Morning: 'Open enrollment: A checklist for 2020 benefits'

11/11/2019
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It's that time of the year again when we sit down, assess and select workplace benefits. Today we will walk you through the open enrollment checklist to help alleviate what can be a daunting annual exercise. Featured is Total Wealth Strategist Americas, from the UBS Chief Investment Office, Ainsley Carbone. Host: Daniel Cassidy

Duration:00:13:10