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December 2022
PMA Asset Management Market Update
Fed and Inflation Driving Markets

Stocks rallied in November on softer inflation data and expectations for the Fed to slow the pace of rate hikes beginning in December. Together, the news helped lift the S&P 500 index 5.38% for the month. This marked the first time since August 2021 that the S&P 500 saw back-to-back monthly gains.  Continue Reading…

Summer 2022
PMA Asset Management Semi-Annual Market Outlook
Summer Outlook – 2022

While the market is increasingly attractive on an absolute and relative basis, it has been an extremely challenging performance environment so far this year. A confluence of negative economic, policy, geopolitical and pandemic risks has pushed bond and equity values materially lower given corresponding inflation increases.  Continue Reading…

October 2022
PMA Asset Management Credit Quarterly
Recent News: CD Rates Fall Behind Fed Rate Hikes

As the Federal Reserve has moved short-term rates higher, the rate banks offer on their certificates of deposits has lagged significantly. Across the industry, the average rate for one-year CDs increased by 0.36% to 0.62% from September 2021 to September 2022.  Continue reading…

July 2021
Press Release
PMA/MOCAAT Achieves Significant Milestone – Reaching $1B in Fund Assets

PMA, a premier full-service provider of financial and advisory services to local governments, along with the Missouri Capital Asset Advantage Treasury (MOCAAT), achieved a significant milestone by reaching $1 billion in assets in MOCAAT and its Fixed Rate Investment Program as of July 12, 2022.  Continue reading..

S&P Ratings Report

Notice of Open Meetings