SIFMA Economic Advisory Roundtable
2019 Mid-Year US Economic Survey
“The current outlook for 2019 has decreased to 2.2% GDP growth,” said Ellen Zentner, Managing Director and Chief U.S. Economist for Morgan Stanley and chairman of SIFMA's Economic Advisory Roundtable. U.S. trade policy and China’s deteriorating economic conditions were among the most important considerations in the forecast change. Read on for the twice-annual survey compiling forecasts from chief U.S. economists at over 20 financial institutions.
LIBOR Transition Briefing
The transition from the London Inter-bank Offered Rate (LIBOR) to alternative interest rate benchmarks is well underway, but much work lies ahead in order to implement a successful reference rate change by the end of 2021. Join SIFMA for a briefing with John C. Williams, President and CEO of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York; Andrew Bailey, CEO of the Financial Conduct Authority; and the Alternative Reference Rates Committee (ARRC).