Your peace of mind comes from the absolute confidence that every member of the Litman Gregory team shares a singular and overriding commitment to your financial well-being.
In addition to applying our investment expertise, we partner with our clients to help plan the entire scope of their finances and deliver an exceptional client experience–these are key to both our clients’ success and our own.
Achieving financial independence and the legacy that goes with it requires more than commitment on your part–it demands a highly skilled partner to help you envision your future and guide you along the way. As your partner, we bring a deep knowledge of investments and the full range of wealth planning strategies that can be employed to maximize your success.
As your fiduciary partner, we work with you to understand what your organization is about–the long-term objectives, fundraising goals, spending policies, and anything else that affects your success. Serving as the Outsourced Chief Investment Officer, we create and implement the investment policy needed to empower your organization. Simply put, your mission is our mission.
Investment Key Takeaways—Year-End 2020
Very few (if any) market observers would have predicted a strong market outcome in early 2020, with pandemic fears rampant and the global economy falling off a cliff. But global stocks ended the year at all-time highs with a 16% gain. At Litman Gregory, we “stayed the course” during the volatility, and it proved prescient once again. In this post, we summarize key takeaways from our full year-end investment commentary, offering an overview of financial market performance and our outlook for the months ahead.
Commentary from Our CIO—Year-End 2020
In this year-end commentary, CIO Jeremy DeGroot reflects on the recent challenging and turbulent year and lays out our investment outlook for 2021 and beyond. The strong full-year market returns masked the incredible volatility and stress investors faced earlier in the year. While many risks remain, the early stages of vaccine distributions and economic stimulus are providing a light at the end of the tunnel.
Alice Lowenstein Earns CSRIC™, Sustainable, Responsible & Impact Investing Designation
We are pleased to share that Managing Director Alice Lowenstein has obtained the Chartered SRI Counselor designation, the first major financial credential dedicated specifically to sustainable, responsible and impact investing. This designation demonstrates Alice’s knowledge of SRI principles and best practices.