The SECURE Act becomes law, what it means for your retirement savings

Markets and investing SPOTLIGHT

The SECURE Act represents the first major change to retirement rules in more than a decade. Our investment strategists explain what these changes mean and how they may affect your retirement plans.

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The SECURE Act becomes law, what it means for your retirement savings

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Weekly market update
U.S. equities are off to a strong start in 2020. Our investment strategists explain why.

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Capital Markets exhibit resilience in wake of U.S.-Iran tensions
Capital markets appear calm – for now – while tensions continue to simmer in the Mideast.

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Economic news: Quarterly investment outlook 2020
As a new decade dawns, our investment strategists express optimism.

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Investing Insights


How presidential elections affect the stock market
A look at the historical performance and what to watch for in 2020.

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3 types of debt that may increase returns
Consider leveraged investing as part of your financial strategy.

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Downside risk: Understand and manage it
As the longest bull run in history ages, some investors are seeking strategies that may help protect their gains through managing downside risk.

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How diversification in investing may reduce risk
Why is diversification important in investing? Because risk never disappears — even in times of economic growth.

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Agriculture investments and help for landowners to manage them
Farms are a unique asset class, and U.S. Bank offers specialized expertise for all the nuances of farmland management.

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Diversification and private capital investment: Looking beyond the public markets for returns
Private capital investments may provide the opportunity to outperform public markets, but they require more than just a financial commitment.

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What is a diversified portfolio?
Having tools in your portfolio that “zig” while others “zag” can help minimize the impact of market volatility.

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How to determine risk tolerance
Time horizon and emotional response are key factors in an individual’s risk tolerance.

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How lower-risk bonds can help diversify a portfolio
Looking for a way to diversify your portfolio without increased instability? Consider lower-risk bonds.

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