Latest News You did it! Now get a job. — Financial Planning for New College Graduates by Balentine | June 28, 2017 | Financial Planning June 28, 2017 — For new college graduates immediately entering the workforce, these tips will help ensure that you establish smart money habits which will benefit you for years to come.... Read More The Skill of Active Management by Balentine | June 26, 2017 | Asset Allocation, Hedge Funds, Portfolio Management June 26, 2017 — Find out why Balentine typically choose to be passive in efficient asset classes, and how we decide whether active management may be more appropriate. ... Read More Still Waiting for Godot: A Big Week for European Populism & Washington Dysfunction by Balentine | June 15, 2017 | Market Notebook, Trends, Demographics & Politics, U.S. Markets & Economics June 15, 2017 — Populism and Washington dysfunction are two key risks for markets in 2017, and last week was an important one for both.... Read More The Fed Takes Another Step Toward Normalization: Two things that may affect its future course by Balentine | June 14, 2017 | Market Notebook, U.S. Markets & Economics June 14, 2017 — This week, the Federal Reserve voted to increase interest rates by another 25 basis points, marking the second of three forecasted rate hikes in 2017.... Read More Are you prepared for the sale of your business? From finances to family, here are the steps to take by Balentine | May 30, 2017 | Entrepreneurs, Financial Planning May 30, 2017 — There are several steps we suggest newly liquid entrepreneurs take to address their most immediate financial needs following a liquidity event.... Read More Is the “Trump Bump” Headed for a “Trump Slump”? The importance of recognizing noise and preparing for increased volatility by Balentine | May 25, 2017 | Market Notebook, Trends, Demographics & Politics, U.S. Markets & Economics May 25, 2017 — On May 17, the market unexpectedly dropped 1.8%. Despite its swift recovery, could this signal the beginning of a “Trump slump?"... Read More Lessons from Wall Street: What Commuters Can Learn from Investors by Balentine | May 10, 2017 | Portfolio Management May 10, 2017 — We bring the infamous "active vs. passive" debate to rush-hour traffic.... Read More Waiting for Godot? How disappointments and opportunities from a single-party government may impact portfolios by Balentine | May 2, 2017 | Market Notebook, Trends, Demographics & Politics, U.S. Markets & Economics May 2, 2017 — The United States’ economy passed a significant milestone in March, but some people are beginning to wonder how much longer it can continue at its current pace.... Read More Barron’s Top Advisors State by State – Robert Balentine (2017) by Balentine | May 1, 2017 | Awards For the third-consecutive year, Barron’s named Robert Balentine one of the country’s best financial advisors.... Read More For a complete list of articles, please click here.