Tag: Wealth Management

Quarterly Review – Fourth Quarter 2019

What a great year for investors! During 2019, capital markets erased the memory of 2018’s negative performances and moved on to record-setting index levels. In a complete turnaround, every asset class generated a positive return, whereas in 2018 nearly [...]

By |2020-05-01T18:01:48+00:00January 28th, 2020|Quarterly Review|Comments Off on Quarterly Review – Fourth Quarter 2019

Quarterly Review – Third Quarter 2019

The third quarter of 2019 witnessed the Federal Reserve lower its Fed Funds Target Rate twice, with a cumulative reduction of 0.50% from 2.5% to 2.0%. The initial rate reduction on July 31st helped foster a fixed income rally [...]

By |2020-05-01T17:22:54+00:00October 30th, 2019|Quarterly Review|Comments Off on Quarterly Review – Third Quarter 2019

Divorce and Finances

Mariella Foley, Wealth Advisor at Round Table, begins her Women of Clarity podcast series – aimed to inspire women to become more involved in planning for their financial future. In this kickoff series, Mariella had the pleasure of sitting [...]

By |2019-09-27T16:30:22+00:00September 27th, 2019|Podcasts|Comments Off on Divorce and Finances

U.S. Repurchase Market

The repurchase market (or “repo market” as it is commonly referred to) is one of the largest markets in the world with over $2 trillion of daily transactions. It underpins much of the financial system, impacting [...]

By |2019-09-25T14:25:39+00:00September 24th, 2019|Blog|Comments Off on U.S. Repurchase Market

New York Passes Best Interest Regs for Life Insurance

The financial services industry is attempting to move away from harmful sales practices toward more customer-friendly standards. Much has been written about the Securities and Exchange Commission's Regulation Best Interest adopted in June 2019 that governs the sale of investments. [...]

By |2019-09-18T21:38:21+00:00September 18th, 2019|In the News|Comments Off on New York Passes Best Interest Regs for Life Insurance