Podcast: Market Bottom or Looming Recession?11 mai 2022
With interest rates rising and high inflation persisting, is a recession inevitable? In today’s episode, Alfred Lee, Chris McHaney, and our host, Kevin Prins, look at some of the cautionary signs. They also discuss whether equity markets have bottomed out, the challenges of trying to time the market, and strategies for investors with a lower risk appetite.
Kevin Prins is the Managing Director, Head of ETF & Managed Accounts Distribution at BMO Global Asset Management. He is joined on the podcast by Alfred Lee and Chris McHaney, Portfolio Managers and ETF Specialists at BMO Global Asset Management. The episode was recorded live on May 11, 2022.
ETFs mentioned in the podcast:
- BMO Low Volatility US Equity ETF (Ticker: ZLU)
- BMO US Dividend ETF (Ticker: ZDY)
- BMO MSCI USA High Quality Index ETF (Ticker: ZUQ)
- BMO Short-Term Bond Index ETF (Ticker: ZSB)
- BMO Short Corporate Bond Index ETF (Ticker: ZCS)
- BMO Canadian Bank Income Index ETF (Ticker: ZBI)
- BMO Ultra Short-Term Bond ETF (Ticker: ZST)
- BMO Aggregate Bond Index ETF (Ticker: ZAG)
- BMO Premium Yield ETF (Ticker: ZPAY)
- BMO Low Volatility Canadian Equity ETF (Ticker: ZLB)
- BMO Canadian Dividend ETF (Ticker: ZDV)
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