January 29, 2024

What’s Going On with the Equity Markets?

The equity markets continued to climb higher for most of the last week.  The rally has been supported by three pillars – a strong economy, declining inflation, and rate cut expectations.

January 22, 2024

Have the Markets Overpriced the Pace and Number of Interest-Rate Cuts?

Fast rate cut optimism appears to be slowly fading away. The probability of a March rate cut is down to almost 50% chance from the 90% chance seen in the first and second week of January.

January 5, 2024

Ash Patel Featured on the Cover of California Banker Magazine

CBC CEO Ash Patel sat down with the editorial team of California Banker magazine to chat about his journey, leadership style and the unique strategies CBC is deploying in the So Cal business community.