The Kamp InSite newsletters provide readers with a quarterly global market update, asset/liability scorecard, defined benefit and defined contribution news along with the latest at KCS.
Second Quarter 2013 Quick Take
2nd Quarter 2013
The second quarter of 2013 provided us with opportunities to speak at various investment forums. Russ Kamp examined solutions-oriented consulting at the Investment Management Institute conference in San Francisco. He also spoke about the changing role of the consultant at the International Foundation of Employee Benefit Plans in Phoenix. Russ appeared at the NASDAQ MarketSite at Times Square to discuss navigating risk in markets. Lillian Jones was a panelist at the Opal Financial Group’s Emerging Managers Summit in Chicago on the subject of manager searches.If you would like to receive a copy of these presentations, please contact us. (Read Here)
First Quarter 2013 Quick Take
1st Quarter 2013
The first quarter of 2013 provided us with opportunities to speak at various investment forums. Russ Kamp discussed Issues and Strategies for Plan Sponsors at the Institutional Investor Forum. He spoke on the State of the U. S. Retirement System at the National Association of Police Organizations. Russ was also a panelist at the Opal Financial Group’s Investment Consultants Forum with the timely subject of The Evolving Role of Investment Consultants. If you would like to receive a copy of these presentations, please contact us. (Read Here)
Global Market Recap 1Q2013
USA! USA! USA!
No, the Russians haven’t been defeated in Olympic hockey again, and it certainly isn’t 1980, as inflation is nowhere to be found. But if one wanted to make money from liquid investments in the first quarter of 2013, one better have been in developed market equities generally and specifically in U.S. equities, with leading indexes achieving record closes, or U.S. REITS, which remain highly correlated to equities. (Read Here)
Fourth Quarter 2012 (Read Here)
Third Quarter 2012 (Read Here)
Secont Quarter 2012 (Read Here)