Welcome to ThinkAdvisor’s ThinkLeader podcast, where we talk with leading financial insiders who provide in-depth insights on the inner workings of the financial advisory world. We kick off these ThinkLeader podcasts with a six-part series called, The Strategy Inside Investing Strategies. We'll dig into the world of investing and get our hands dirty with market strategists, portfolio managers and financial advisors.
Are Mid-Caps the Goldilocks of Investing?
There are a lot of strategies and funds out there that pursue alpha. Investing in mid-cap companies may not be a pure strategy but they can be a very large portion of that strategy. The question is, are midcaps too risky, too safe or just right? And do they hold up as a strategy in one of the oldest bull markets in US history?
What Keeps Advisors Up at Night in Global Mid-Cap Investing?
This episode of the ThinkLeader podcast joins Baird's award-winning portfolio manager Chuck Severson as we search for sore points in the global economy that might make investors flee for safe haven. Or more simply: "What Keeps Advisors Up at Night in Global Mid-Cap Investing?"
Is the New Normal Now the Old Normal? Retooling Fixed Income Portfolios
In Episode 3 of The Strategy Inside Investing Strategies, we talk with Susan Mooney, CIO at Prio Wealth, to find out if fixed-income portfolios should be altered now that the "New Normal," which was touted after the Financial Crisis as a forever-era of low rates and slow growth, is no longer normal.
Investing View From the Advisory Frontlines: A Talk With Advisors, Part I
What are the challenges advisors face in their businesses, from investing to compliance, and what are the biggest obstacles in their practices? In part 1 of our look at investing strategies, we talk with Matt Gaffney of Corbett Road Wealth Management.
Investing View From the Advisory Frontlines: A Talk With Advisors, Part II
What are the challenges advisors face in their businesses, from investing to compliance, and what are the biggest challenges in their practices? In part 2 of this episode we talk with Charles Adi of Blueprint360.
Investing After Retirement: Hit the Gas or Hit the Brakes?
In Episode 5 of the ThinkLeader podcast series, The Strategy Inside Investing Strategies, we talk with Marguerita Cheng of Blue Ocean Global Wealth about retirement, covering: income vs. assets; claiming Social Security, annuities; and the situational benefits of reverse mortgages—yes, reverse mortgages.