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Peter Mallouk

President & CEO
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Jonathan Clements

Director of Financial Education
PUBLISHED
June 01, 2020

Hosted by Creative Planning Director of Financial Education Jonathan Clements and President Peter Mallouk, this month’s podcast looks closely at the far-reaching economic impacts of Covid-19. They also discuss the pandemic’s acceleration of brands’ transitions; why foreign bonds are currently a no-win proposition; and how you just might locate long-lost assets among the rubble.

Time Stamps: 

[0:00] – Bear Market rally from S&P decline of 34%

[3:27] – Pandemic’s effect on corporate earnings

[6:00] – Bonds’ performance through the downturn

[10:24] – How the Federal deficit and investors are impacted

[12:20] – Assets’ allocation vs. location

[14:20] – Peter and Jonathan’s tips of the month

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