Join us for the first meeting of the year — IN PERSON ONLY – and hear from an expert about what to expect for the economy and financial markets in 2023.

Scott Colbert, Commerce Trust Company, will highlight the major themes, concerns and outlooks for the economy.

We’ll explore:

  • How far will the Fed push interest rates up next year?
  • Will these higher rates push us into a recession?
  • Will the mid-term elections impact the financial markets?
  • When will stock prices likely bottom?

7:30 AM – Breakfast and Networking

7:55 AM – Annual MACGP Meeting

8:15 AM – Program

Our Presenter: Scott M. Colbert, CFA®

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. Prior to joining Commerce Bank, Scott worked for The Cincinnati Gas and Electric Company, Fifth Third Bank, and ARMCO Inc.  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.