The Dollar – The Best of a Bad Bunch

The dollar’s recent inexorable rise has appeared to show no bounds and has made asset allocators inevitably believe that it may be too risky to bet against the currency.


Bank First Signs Agreement to Acquire Hometown Bancorp

Bank First's focus on providing innovative products and services will allow the customers of Hometown to benefit from a wide array of retail banking products and loan programs tailored to the unique needs of each individual or family.


The Fed Serves up a Reality Check

They also made it quite clear that the anchoring of inflation expectations is more important than a potential slowdown in economic activity.