An update on the current economic and market environment and discussion prudently investing public funds.
Discussion on key economic indicators and how they will influence the Federal Reserve’s decision on the direction of interest rates.
Understanding of how to prepare the Entity’s investments for a changing market
Discussion on how to best utilize allowable investment options to maximize interest earnings while mitigating investment risks
Statement of Accreditation Rationale:
Attendees will obtain information that will increase their knowledge and awareness of economic indicators as well as learning how decisions made by the Federal Reserve influences interest rates.Attendees will gain a better understanding of how to prepare their investments with continued increases in interest rates and what investment options are available to maximize earnings in today’s markets.
Jennifer is a Managing Principle and Portfolio Manager at RedTree Investment Group. She has been in the investment industry for over 17 years with a primary focus on the fixed income markets. For over 10 years her experience has centered on developing fixed income investment strategies for public entities and other agencies. At RedTree, she is responsible for the implementation of each client's specific investment strategy and portfolio risk management.
Jennifer earned her undergraduate and MBA degrees in finance from Xavier University. She has received the Chartered Financial Analyst designation.