Markets, Economy & Investments

Perspectives on the Market: Active vs. Passive Management — The Great Divide

PNC’s investment and economic professionals discuss our economic outlook and provide information on how active and passive investing fits within PNC’s investment philosophy.
58:29 min video
Markets, Economy & Investments

May 2019 Market Update: Where Do We Go from Here?

There are some broad market signals that tend to align at market peaks. We take a closer look at those market signals and how they are affecting the business cycle today compared with S&P 500 highs.
5 min read
Markets, Economy & Investments

Align Your Investments with Rising Trends

We developed a process to capture opportunities with new products or technologies with the potential to disrupt existing markets.
3 min read
Markets, Economy & Investments

Internet of Things: What is it and What is the Potential?

This emerging technology is in the early stages of development, and the number of potential applications could be tremendous.
4 min read
Markets, Economy & Investments

Convergence of Artificial Intelligence and Robotics

There is the opportunity for virtually all industries to incorporate new AI/robotic technologies into their processes.
3 min read
Markets, Economy & Investments

From Smartphones to Laptops – The Expanding Role of the Lithium Battery

Lithium batteries are already the choice energy source for many products, and consumption is expected to grow considerably over the coming decade.
2 min read
Markets, Economy & Investments

Finding Investment Opportunities in Financial Technology

Advances in FinTech are poised to lead future generations of growth across capital markets, the financial services value chain, and developing economies.
2 min read
Markets, Economy & Investments

Social Media: Key Driver of Future Revenue Growth

Social media has the potential to act as a disruptive force across many industries, driving innovation, boost cost savings, and target consumers.
2 min read
Markets, Economy & Investments

Strategies for Managing Concentrated Equity Positions

When faced with this dilemma, options vary depending on your objectives.
2 min read
Markets, Economy & Investments

Water Resources & Infrastructure

Water scarcity is a critical issue, and government leaders are faced with the challenge of providing an adequate water supply.
3 min read
Markets, Economy & Investments

Responsible Investing through Active Engagement

Responsible investing is a growing discipline, and active engagement between shareholders and company management through proxy voting and resolutions has become a significant part of this evolution.
3 min read
Markets, Economy & Investments

Responsible Investing: Aligning Values, Investments & Aspirations

Many families are embracing the idea of expressing their personal values through a strategy known as responsible investing.
3 min read
Markets, Economy & Investments

Looming Tax Bill?

A securities-based line of credit helps provide liquidity without disrupting your investment strategy.
3 min read
Markets, Economy & Investments

Using Responsible Investing

Are you seeking to appeal to the hearts and minds of millennials?
5 min read
Markets, Economy & Investments

What Happens When Market Stress and Human Behavior Clash?

The Importance of Setting the Right Asset Allocation in Your Portfolio
2:39 min video
Markets, Economy & Investments

Unlocking the Mysteries of Dark Pools

Dark Pools. Just the name sounds mysterious. These private exchanges offer institutional and high-net-worth investors a way to execute on large volume trades without publicly revealing their intentions during the search for a buyer or seller.
2 min read
Markets, Economy & Investments

Evaluating the Opportunity in Opportunity Zones

Opportunity Zones, part of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017, were created to help spur economic development and job creation in distressed communities.
5 min read
Markets, Economy & Investments

Perspectives on the Market: How Much Gas is Left in the Tank?

PNC’s investment and economic professionals explore trends in the market that may be the most impactful in 2019.
59:44 min video
Markets, Economy & Investments

Crime in the World of Virtual Currency

Bitcoin (BTC) and other digital coins have been used across the globe for such illegal purposes as money laundering and terrorist funding, and as financial motivation for hacking attempts at the major exchanges, online wallets, and on personal electronic devices.
2 min read
Markets, Economy & Investments

12 Common Questions on Tax Reform

Still unclear about how the Tax Cuts & Jobs Act of 2017 will affect you? Here are the answers to 12 most common questions on tax reform.
5 min read