Library » Foundations, Volume Two

October 03, 2018 | Investment Themes

In our second edition of Foundations we take a deep dive into retirement planning tips and tricks, the current bull run, and the effects of the steel and aluminum trade tariffs. Download your copy »

Library » Foundations, Volume One

April 18, 2018 | Investment Themes

We understand the unique challenges the Taft-Hartley community faces and are committed to providing resources that help union members achieve a more meaningful and secure financial future. That’s why we created Foundations, a Taft-Hartley publication full of resources that are beneficial for you …

Library » Will the "Big Crew Change" Be the Catalyst to Decrease the Unemployment Rate?

April 30, 2013 | Investment Themes

It is well known that the recovery of the U.S. labor market has significantly lagged the corporate sector throughout the current economic expansion. The unemployment rate peaked at 10% in October 2009, the highest level since 1982 and the second highest reading since 1954 (Chart 1). While there …

Library » The U.S. Manufacturing Renaissance: Silver Lining, Not Silver Bullet

May 31, 2012 | Investment Themes

Introduction While the prospect of a U.S. manufacturing renaissance has gained headlines over the past few months, Manning & Napier has been monitoring this theme for nearly a year. We understand the amplified interest as progress in the manufacturing industry is a compelling story which, in …