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.
Commentary from Our CIO—Second Quarter 2021
Global stock markets continued to surge in the second quarter. In our assessment of the macroeconomic backdrop and outlook, we continue to expect a strong global economic recovery over at least the next 12 months. In this quarterly commentary, our Chief Investment Officer, Jeremy DeGroot, reviews the current reasoning for our portfolio positioning, outlook on inflation, and forward-looking scenario analysis on the broader economy and markets.
Research Update: Increased Return Expectations for U.S. Stocks
As the economy and financial markets continue their recovery from the pandemic’s impact, our recent analysis resulted in improved expected returns for U.S. stocks. In this post we summarize our analysis and why we think an increased allocation to U.S. equities could benefit the risk-adjusted return profile of our portfolios.
Advisor Q&A: Tax Planning and the American Families Plan with Senior Advisor Chris Wheaton
The American Families Plan was recently released by President Joe Biden and includes many of the provisions outlined during his campaign. We asked Litman Gregory Senior Advisor, Chris Wheaton, to answer some questions about key proposed tax law changes, and related tax planning ideas for our clients to consider in 2021 and beyond.