From Jeremy Torgerson, CEO of nVest Advisors: "I don't need/want your pity; I just honestly hope I can save one person from this stupid nightmare." That's not my quote. That's from a guy who just lost a huge amount of money trying to out-smart the market, and he wants to warn you. As I'm closing
As we write this blog post the afternoon of Monday, February 5, it’s been a very rough day for the US Market indexes. We believe this is the start of the markets returning to a more normal pattern, after an historic run-up in 2017, not a sign of significant economic concerns and for most investors, it’s nothing to worry about. We’ve written about market volatility several times in the past. To read our other takes on this phenomenon, read here and here and here. It’s important to remember a few things we consider investing Maxims here at nVest Advisors. We stick to them for the benefit of our clients, but they’re important to remember for all investors. When markets get spooky, here are four bedrock principles you should always remember.
What investors need to know If the Federal Reserve Raises Interest Rates Janet Yellen, Federal Reserve Chair, and other Fed officials have provided advance warning about coming increases in interest rates. When, or if, the Federal Reserve Bank raises interest rates, how will that affect consumers and businesses? In particular, what about the consequences for
Fiduciary An individual in whom another has placed the utmost trust and confidence to manage and protect property or money. The relationship wherein one person has an obligation to act for another's benefit. (Source: http://legal-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com/fiduciary) There's a tremendous amount of debate in the financial industry about the US Department of Labor's proposed Fiduciary Rule, but very
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