Litman Gregory Asset Management was recognized as a top-ranked registered investment advisor by Financial Advisor Magazine, ranking 58th out of 707 firms nationwide. Litman Gregory’s average number of assets per client for the year reached $14 million, and number of clients increased by over 2% year over year.
Our team is honored to be recognized among our peers and to share this achievement with our clients who have placed confidence and trust in us for over 30 years. We are proud to continue to build our firm so we can serve them and the generations ahead.
View the complete 2018 Annual RIA Survey and Ranking here.
Our Thoughts on the Silicon Valley Bank Failure
Recent problems in the banking industry have increased uncertainty in the financial markets. On behalf of our clients, we have taken a close look at the situation and assessed the potential consequences. In this post we summarize the circumstances at Silicon Valley Bank that led to its failure, describe the broader implications, and review what we see as minimal impact for our clients and their portfolios.
Insight Newsletter—Winter 2023
Our Insight Newsletter is now available. Included in this edition: Investment Commentary Research Update: Trend Following with Managed Futures Tax Planning Opportunities from
Research Update: Trend Following with Managed Futures
The evidence of the long-term value that trend-following managed futures bring to a balanced portfolio is compelling, even though there are shorter periods where sharp see-saw patterns can lead to disappointing returns. However, in a year like 2022 that saw significant declines for both stocks and bonds, managed futures experienced large positive gains and were one of the only asset classes to provide meaningful downside protection. This research update serves to address many of the questions that we receive about this interesting investment strategy.