Financial Professionals


Persistence of Stock Performance

In previous analysis, Rampart's momentum investing specialists showed there was a historically high level of inconsistency among sector leaders and laggards in 2016, an anomaly that drove disappointing performance across a number of momentum trading strategies. In this latest analysis, Rampart examines single stocks instead of sectors and sees signs that the fundamentals driving momentum-based strategies may be turning a corner.

Q1 Global Equities Market Update [Podcast]

Matthew Benkendorf, Chief Investment Officer, Vontobel Asset Management, discusses Q1 performance of the firm's high quality global equity strategies with Joe Terranova, Virtus' Chief Market Strategist. Matt is joined by Daniel Kranson and Jin Zhang, portfolio managers and senior research analysts with Vontobel.

High Quality Growth: Vontobel’s Approach to Investing [Video]

Hear from the asset managers: Virtus partner, Vontobel Asset Management discusses the firm's high quality growth approach to global equity investing

May Market Insights with Joe Terranova [Podcast]

Vital Signs
Monthly market review podcast featuring Virtus' Chief Market Strategist Joe Terranova and Director of Investment Education Brian Portnoy, Ph.D., CFA.

French Election Outcome Favorable for Financials

Duff & Phelps
Duff & Phelps has been positioning its international equity strategy in a more cyclical direction, with financials a particular area of focus. The first round of the French election shines a new light on positive fundamentals underpinning the European banking sector, which have rallied strongly in recent days.

Past performance is not a guarantee of future results.

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