November 2020 Market Commentary

ECONOMIC UPDATE Election week has finally arrived, and economists and market participants continue to contemplate various outcomes as it relates to future fiscal policy, regulation, etc.Q3 GDP growth was better than expected, aided by aggressive monetary and fiscal...

October 2020 Market Commentary

ECONOMIC UPDATE 2020 has been a very difficult year on many fronts, and the economic outlook for Q4 is less certain with Congress unable to agree on additional fiscal aidDespite the uncertainty, the economic data trend, as a whole, continues to exceed expectations,...

September 2020 Market Commentary

ECONOMIC UPDATE August was atypically busy for broad financial marketsFed Chair Jerome Powell unveiled a new monetary policy framework during his annual Jackson Hole address, including a shift to average inflation targetingDespite various distractions in recent weeks,...

Financial Analyst Intern

Financial Analyst Intern Department: SSMG (Strategic Solutions Modeling Group) Title: Intern, SSMG Reports To: Director/Associate, SSMG Learn more in LinkedIn Send Us Your Résumé This position is an entry level position. Qualifications:  Junior or Senior year of...

ASG Industry Perspective – Q2 2020

Second Quarter, 2020 Commercial Banks increased provisioning with provision for loan losses to average assets more than tripling YoY.Reserves/NPAs continue trending upward by 78% for Commercial Banks and 25% for CUs YoY. Net charge offs as a percentage of average...