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THE CIO CORNER with
JOHN FISCHER

August 2020

In his inaugural video, John discusses the unprecedented first half of 2020 and offers guidance on how you should think about the uncertainties looming in the second half of the year, including the U.S. presidential elections.

2:42 – Uncertainties we as investors currently face and how to manage them

5:42 – How putting your phone down can help you as an investor

6:30 – The impact to your portfolio from the U.S. presidential elections

8:20 – Why you should still own bonds

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Second Quarter Market Review

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June 24, 2020

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May 27, 2020

The Power of Habit and your Finances

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May 21, 2020

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May 15, 2020

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April 15, 2020

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March 31, 2020

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March 17, 2020

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The Pitfalls of Relying Solely on Risk Tolerance Questionnaires (and What to Do Instead)

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The Brexit

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July 10, 2017

2016 Third Quarter Market Review

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July 10, 2017

U.S. Presidential Election Update

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July 17, 2017

2017 Second Quarter Market Review

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August 30, 2017

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October 16, 2017

2017 Third Quarter Market Review

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October 23, 2017

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