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The Benefits of Investing in Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITs)

Nicholas Reynolds, Assistant Vice President & Portfolio Manager

Real estate investment trusts, or REITs, provide investors the opportunity to purchase a diversified portfolio of real estate with an investment structure that is generally liquid. REITs can be either publicly or privately held.
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Can Private Equity Improve Overall Equity Performance?

Richard Cloutier, Jr., CFA, Vice President & Chief Investment Strategist

Private equity (PE) is simply financing provided to privately-held companies in return for an ownership interest in the company.
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Our Thesis Remains In Place To Emerging Markets Bonds

Tom Nesbitt, Vice President & Senior Portfolio Manager

We remain committed to having emerging markets bonds in our portfolio strategies for the total portfolio benefits of diversification, the exposure to growing economic and financial areas and the diversification versus the dollar.
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