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John Rutledge on CNBC sharing his views on China

Safanad Chief Investment Strategist John Rutledge was on CNBC Street Signs spot today with Steve Liesman.

John discusses the weekend’s weak economic reports from China and what it means for the US economy and stock market.

September 16th, 2014|

John Rutledge on CNBC Discussing the Fed’s Long Term Plan

Safanad’s Chief Investment Strategist, John Rutledge is featured in a discussion on CNBC Squawk on the Street today at 10 am ET.  Rutledge discussed the Fed’s long term plan, stock market valuations as well as favored areas of the market.

August 18th, 2014|

John Rutledge on CNBC Discussing Credit Opportunities in the Regulatory Fallout Storm System

Safanad’s Chief Investment Strategist, John Rutledge was a guest on CNBC Asia on Thursday, July 24 in the 7 am hour local time.

John discussed the case for investing in stocks even as the US FederalReserve moves closer to ending quantitative easing. John also discusses the attractiveness of private equity and real estate investments as well […]

July 24th, 2014|

John Rutledge on CNBC Closing Bell

Safanad Chief Investment Strategist John Rutledge participated in a panel discussion on CNBC Closing Bell today at 3 pm ET on Tuesday,  which covered the US Federal Reserve and its recent comments on stock valuations.

July 15th, 2014|

China’s growth near 7% level: Expert

Safanad Chief Investment Strategist John Rutledge appeared on CNBC on Friday morning, July 11 at 8:45 am ET to discuss the global economy and China, in particular.  He discussed his views on China growth and real estate.

July 11th, 2014|

We could see 250,000 US jobs: Strategist

Safanad Chief Investment Strategist John Rutledge appeared as a guest on CNBC Asia on Thursday morning, July 3 in the 6 am hour local time. John discussed his outlook for the US equity and fixed income markets and the US economy as well as central bank policy.

July 3rd, 2014|

Tough times for luxury retail in China

Luxury retailers in China are suffering amid an anti-corruption drive and uncertain economic outlook and they’re unlikely to recover anytime soon, analysts say.

By Dhara Ranasinghe, CNBC:

“The anti-corruption crackdown in China is having a significant impact on luxury retail sales, from fashion garments, to shoes and watches,” said Charles Yan, head of greater China Consumer Research […]

June 19th, 2014|

Banking Storm: Lending Gap

John Rutledge, Chief Investment Strategist at Safanad, says the Fed won’t be “doing anything meaningful” at its FOMC meeting next week and expects interest rates to stay low for some time.

June 16th, 2014|

What is China’s end-game in South China Sea?

What is China’s end-game in South China Sea?

By Dhara Ranasinghe, CNBC:

Reports this week that Chinese fishing boats rammed and sank a Vietnamese fishing boat in the South China Sea have fueled concerns about geopolitical risk in Asia and the way Beijing responds to conflict in the region.

“It is difficult to understand how far this is […]

May 27th, 2014|

Closing Bell Exchange: Where GDP growth is going

Safanad Chief Investment Strategist, John Rutledge was part of a panel discussion on CNBC to discuss the market and economy.

May 5th, 2014|