Tuesday, Jul 26

The Most Important Thing Today (7/27/22)

Proactive communication about what’s going on in the market and the economy is key to building stronger client relationships. Each week, the Helios team breaks down the most important information your clients need into easy-to-understand talking points for you to share.

Inflation goes International:

Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics, Bloomberg, Helios Quantitative Research

Of the top 15 global economies, the United States ranks fifth in overall headline inflation (9.10%). Even the recent deflationary economies, such as Japan, have witnessed a dramatic increase in inflation.

Central banks are universally seeking to combat inflation pressures by raising policy rates.

Given our global economy, it is no surprise that this data is correlated and that most major global economic powers are dealing with the effects of COVID, supply chain disruptions, the war in Ukraine, and accommodative central bank policy.

While the Federal Reserve has laid out a path to combat inflation through rising interest rates, many other developed nations are following suit.

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Helios partners with Financial Advisors to help them grow their business, save time, and add scale to their services through enhanced asset management capabilities. Helios was founded in 2016 in Granite Bay, California.