Date: Thursday, September 27, 2012
Topic: Election Year Markets
Speaker: Richard D. Crew, CFM, Vice President and Senior Financial Adviser, Merrill Lynch
Presidential election results usually have a significant impact on the future financial affairs of the country. Crew will briefly review and discuss several of the key election factors. These include candidate platforms regarding monetary policy, names of potential new key federal financial appointees, congressional election results and fourth-quarter portfolio adjustments. He will also review 2013 scenarios based on the November 6, 2012, results and historical precedents for the markets.