Responding to COVID-19

Difficult times require clarity and transparency of information on an ongoing basis. We will update this page frequently with latest insights and resources for our clients and communities.

To our community

As communities around the world respond to COVID-19, the people of Mesirow are assisting those in need while continuing to support clients and their financial wellbeing. Read "A letter to our community."


Macroeconomic and asset class views

For institutions, corporations and individual investors

Assessing market volatility in the context of long-term business activity more

A look across asset classes—and the value of asset allocation and diversification more

How the coronavirus outbreak may impact currency risk embedded in international portfolios more

Industry Outlook: COVID-19 impact on the paper and packaging sectors more

Near- and long-term trends within the paper and packaging industries more

Key themes to watch within the technology industry more

CARES Act insights

For individuals, plan participants and businesses

Help for individuals and families more

Tax and retirement planning relief more

Relief for small business owners more

Additional provisions more



Mesirow is proud to be a strategic partner to leading Regional organizations.

We invite you to visit their websites for comprehensive COVID-19 informational resources.

Supporting communities in need

Mesirow has made corporate financial donations to:

  • Metropolitan Family Services Client Financial Assistance Fund
  • Chicago Public Schools Foundation Compassion Fund

The firm is also matching employee donations to local, national and international organizations including the Brighton Park Neighborhood Council, Greater Chicago Food Depository, Feeding America and Accion's Illinois, National and International chapters.

Mesirow Financial is not affiliated with the DuPage Economic Development Alliance, Lake County Partners or the Chicagoland Chamber of Commerce.