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Highlights – Investment Outlook – Summer 2022

16 June 2022

Logan Finerty, Director of Private Wealth, welcomes guests back after a brief hiatus.

Ken Crawford, Large Cap Portfolio Manager, discusses how the Fed ‘threw money at the pandemic driven recession of 2020’ and how it influenced unemployment and inflation.

Kirk McDonald, Mid Cap Portfolio Manager, highlights copper and housing starts as a few signs that despite plenty of worries, there are still encouraging indicators.

Ward Brown, Chairman of the Investment Committee, discusses one example of a business that hasn’t been impacted by the difficult macro environment.

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