Elections and Markets: Will Higher Taxes Sink Stocks?

With the 2020 presidential election less than 30 days away, Kezia Samuel takes a look at Joe Biden’s corporate tax plan proposal and examines historical market performance after the corporate tax rate has been raised.
Read her insights and share with your clients.


Kezia Samuel
Managing Director, Client Portfolio Management
AssetMark, Inc.



What's Next for the Markets?

Learn what the various election results could mean for the markets and your clients’ portfolios. Hear from a panel of leading market strategists from BlackRock, DoubleLine and J.P. Morgan as they share their thoughts and insights on what’s next for the markets, the economy and the financial industry.

Qualifies for 1 CFP CE credit.

November 5, 2020
1pm PT | 4pm ET


A View from the Hill; Elections and Markets

Join Washington, D.C. insiders who will share their non-partisan perspectives based on their time in the White House and the U.S. House of Representatives. They will share insights into how the elections may influence the markets and current areas of legislative importance to financial plans. Decisions that happen at the federal level can often directly impact important issues affecting both investors and financial planners.

October 1, 2020

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