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Mid Year Economic Market Update: 2022

After a historically challenging start to the year, join us as we provide our outlook for the remainder of the year for the economy and markets and lay out the most important risks and opportunities in the back half of 2022.

  • The year has been difficult for investors, with heavy losses in both equity and fixed income markets
  • The Fed has turned to a much more aggressive policy stance to combat persistently high inflation
  • Supply-side challenges present risk inflation remains elevated despite Fed efforts
  • Current sell-off is cyclical in nature; cyclical bear markets historically turn when Fed shifts policy stance

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Read our Mid Year Review of 2022 to learn about key opportunities and risks for the remainder of the year.
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Matthew Brennan

Matthew is the Chief Investment Strategist and Director of Institutional Investments for Fulton Private Bank and Fulton Financial Advisors. He was a National Merit Scholar at the University of Chicago, where he graduated with a B. A. in Political Science. He is a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA®) charterholder and is a member of the CFA® Institute and the CFA® Society of Philadelphia.