Highlights From Our Market Outlook Summit

Happy Wednesday! This week's edition of Wednesday's Weekly Perspective looks a little different, as we just wrapped up our virtual Market Outlook Summit yesterday. Over 1,700 advisors registered for this all-day event led by prominent industry leaders. If you joined us live, we hope you found immense value in what our speakers had to say. And if you couldn't make it, don't worry! Every session is now on-demand, and you can still earn up to six CE credits for watching.

Here are the highlights from yesterday's Market Outlook Summit:

1. Building a Wartime Portfolio with Buffer ETFs

Hosted by Innovator

With an economic climate impacted by geopolitical risks, rising interest rates and historic inflation, investors need a better solution to prepare for market downside and recovery. In this one-hour presentation, speakers John Southard and Tim Urbanowicz discussed today's market risks and how traditional hedging strategies aren't cutting it. They introduce us to Buffer ETFs, a product created by Innovator to help clients stay invested and hedged against critical market risks.

2. Inflation, Fed Tightening, and War – Implications for the Economy and Markets

Hosted by Guggenheim

Maria Giraldo and Matthew Bush of Guggenheim offered their insights on the macroeconomic environment and its implications for the markets. This informative panel session explored how Guggenheim sees the inflation outlook, where Fed policy is heading and how investors should be positioned in this environment.

3. The Lights are Changing With Tom Wald, CFA®

Hosted by Transamerica

Chief Investment Officer Tom Wald reviewed recent developments impacting the market including the war in the Ukraine, inflation and rising interest rates. During this talk, Tom shared his insights on what long-term investors need to know about the evolving economic environment.