Economic News

Economic + Market Update Recap

2022 is off to a rocky start. With a wide variety of issues both here in the US and around the globe, we felt like it was a perfect time to have our Chief Investment Officer and Economist, Brad McMillan update us on where things stand.

Watch Brad McMillan’s presentation as he covers:

  • Current Market Update
  • Is COVID finally in our rearview?
  • Inflation Fears and what we can expect
  • Impact of the Ukraine/Russia Conflict


Brad McMillan, CFA®, CAIA, MAI, Chief Investment Officer at Commonwealth Financial Network®, the nation’s largest privately held independent broker/dealer-RIA, will present on the economy and financial markets.

Brad is a frequent commentator on the financial markets, U.S. economic policy, and the global economy as a whole. He is regularly sought out for real-time thoughts by The Wall Street Journal, National Public Radio (NPR), CNBC, CNN International, Fox Business, Barron’s, Bloomberg News, and the Financial Times.

Brad has degrees from Dartmouth College, MIT, and Boston College (MS in Finance), and he is a designated member of the Appraisal Institute® (MAI), the CFA Institute®, and the CAIA Association®.