US inflation and considerations for public investors in 2021
Monday 24 May 2021 – Vol.12 Ed.21.1
Commentary: 2021 inflation is legacy of 2008
By Pierre Ortlieb in London
Jim Bullard, president of the Federal Reserve Bank of St Louis, painted a confident picture of US inflation prospects at an OMFIF briefing on 19 May. He joined David Marsh, OMFIF chairman, for a discussion of the Federal Reserve’s policies, the outlook for the US labour market, wage growth and the global consequences of the Covid-19 pandemic. According to Bullard, we are all inflation hawks at heart, but unlikely to spread our wings any time soon.
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Meeting: State Street Global Advisors-OMFIF EMEA Roundtable Series
Thursday 27 May, 14:00-15:15 and Thursday 3 June, 14:00-15:15 BST
State Street Global Advisors and OMFIF are convening a series of virtual roundtables on the recovery, responsibilities and returns for public investors in 2021. These sessions will bring together from across the world senior representatives of sovereign funds, central banks, public pension funds, international financial institutions and academics.
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