Scott Colbert

Scott is the chief economist and director of fixed income management with Commerce Trust Company. He joined Commerce in 1993 and has investment responsibilities for over $26 billion in fixed income assets. Scott directly manages the Commerce Short-Term Government and the flagship Commerce Bond strategies. Scott received his Bachelor of Science degree in nuclear engineering from the University of Cincinnati in 1986 and received his Master of Business Administration from Xavier University in 1988. He has been both a director and president of the Chartered Financial Analyst Society of St. Louis.

5 Minutes with Scott Colbert - 8/3

After a disappointing first half of the year, the markets appear to be experiencing some resurgence. The S&P 500 Index, while still down for the year, has recouped nearly 40% of its losses from its lowest point to date in 2022. So, what’s behind this rally? In the latest Five Minutes with Scott Colbert, we delve into three factors we believe are driving this rebound.

 

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5 Minutes with Scott Colbert - 7/21

The stock market’s performance in July has been relatively positive to date, which is a marked...

5 Minutes with Scott Colbert - 7/5

Financial market performance has been dismal so far in 2022. With the dog days of summer now upon...

5 Minutes with Scott Colbert - 5/25

The capital markets have been highly volatile for most of 2022, as investors come to grips with...

5 Minutes with Scott Colbert - 5/4

In an effort to combat the worst inflation in 40 years, the Federal Reserve said it’s raising the...

5 Minutes with Scott Colbert - 4/8

Both equity and bond markets are showing declines for the year, as surging inflation and rising...

5 Minutes with Scott Colbert - 3/17

In this segment of Five Minutes With Commerce Trust Company Chief Economist Scott Colbert, Scott...

5 minutes with Scott Colbert - 3/4

In this edition of 5 Minutes with Commerce Trust Chief Economist Scott Colbert, Scott reminds us...

5 minutes with Scott Colbert - 1/28

While there has been a lot of tumultuous financial market news to digest as of late, there is...

5 minutes with Scott Colbert - 2022 Outlook

In this video edition of “Five Minutes With Commerce Trust Company Chief Economist Scott Colbert,”...

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