Wealthion, Released on 2/16/23
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It’s a very challenging & confusing time for investors as there are several standoffs happening right now & it’s uncertain which parties will emerge victorious. For starters, the market clearly doesn’t believe Jerome Powell’s resolution to hold the Federal Funds rate above 5% for the rest of the year. It’s currently predicting a Fed pivot by summer. On top of that, the market has been in rally mode & is now trying to confirm the recent bullish breakout. But nearly all of the recent macro data shows a weakening economy. Which outcomes are more likely to prevail? To help us tackle the probabilities, we’re fortunate to welcome macro analyst and interviewer extraordinaire Grant Williams back to the program.
Grant Williams is the portfolio manager of the Vulpes Precious Metals Fund and strategy advisor to Vulpes Investment Management in Singapore. Grant has 28 years of experience in finance on the Asian, Australian, European and US markets and has held senior positions at several international investment houses, including Robert Fleming, UBS and Credit Suisse. Since 2009, he has also been writing the popular investment newsletter Things That Make You Go Hmmm…
Adam Taggart is the Founder of Wealthion. He is also Co-Founder and former President of Peak Prosperity. Adam is an experienced Silicon Valley internet executive and Stanford MBA. Prior to partnering with Chris Martenson (Adam was General Manager of our earlier site, ChrisMartenson.com), he was a Vice President at Yahoo!, a company he served for nine years. Before that, he did the ‘startup thing’ (mySimon.com, sold to CNET in 2001). As a fresh-faced graduate from Brown University in the early 1990s, Adam got a first-hand look at all that was broken with Wall Street as an investment banking analyst for Merrill Lynch. Most importantly, he’s a devoted husband and dad.