November 23, 2020—In a year marked by a global pandemic, a world recession, and a U.S. presidential election, it is somewhat understandable that bitcoin’s[i] steady ascent in recent months might not have been at the front and center of market attention until just recently.
Chief Investment Officer Tony Roth, Chief Economist Luke Tilley, Head of Investment Strategy Meghan Shue, and Senior Portfolio Manager Steve Norcini discuss the three accelerating trends featured in our 2021 Capital Markets Forecast—as well as the potential impacts of the election results.Please see important disclosures at the end of the webinar.
November 17, 2020 — The 2020 election has ushered in a new administration as well as the prospect for a divided government that could reduce the risk of dramatic tax changes. Major tax hikes are less likely to be implemented without Democrats controlling the House and the Senate. Two critical runoff elections in January will determine partisan control in the Senate. If both seats in Georgia go to Democrats, then the Vice President would break the tie in the Senate.