February 2017

Welcome to our first newsletter of 2017. We hope our note finds you and your family doing well and staying safe after Portland recorded its biggest snowstorm in nearly 20 years, and its fifth largest snowfall in any twenty-four-hour period. We are more than ready for...

November 2016: Post-Election

The past few months have been filled with intense campaign rhetoric, commercials, and commentary stemming from both sides of the political aisle. We recognize that many of our clients have had a feeling of uncertainty and distrust in what has been happening in the...

October 2016: Quarterly Market Update

It was surprising to see fall leaves scattered across green lawns the last couple of weeks and realize that summer is coming to an end. Hopefully you and your family were able to enjoy the long days of sunshine and warm weather in a season that has gone far too...

June 2016: Brexit

Earlier this week in our newsletter, we mentioned an upcoming vote in which Britons would decide to remain with or leave the European Union. Thursday marked that historic day, with Britain voting to leave the European Union after more than four decades of membership....

June 2016: Quarterly Market Update

Memorial Day marked the unofficial start of summer with warm weather, friends and barbecues. We have long awaited clear, dry days after Portland surpassed its previous record rainfall by almost an inch this winter. We hope our newsletter finds you in good health and...

February 2016: Market Volatility

We hope this letter finds you and your families doing well.  We wanted to reach out to you in the wake of the market’s difficult opening to 2016, because we share your concerns about the effect it has had on the broader value of investors’ portfolios. In the past, our...