Diversified Digest: August 28

August 28th, 2017  | by R. Samuel Fraundorf

Diversified Trust’s investment team brings you headlines of note for the week. Click on the links to access the articles. The statements this last week by the President about funding for the border wall and his potential willingness to shut down the government in order to ensure it may take some time to play out….

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Diversified Digest: August 22

August 22nd, 2017  | by R. Samuel Fraundorf

Diversified Trust’s investment team brings you headlines of note for the week. Click on the links to access the articles. We realize there has been a great deal of political risk and the media has certainly stepped up their willingness to cover and comment on every aspect of it.  But a review of the past…

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Should Marketplace Lending Be in Your Portfolio?

August 15th, 2017  | by Mark Bell

Marketplace lending has grown by nearly 150% on a compound annual basis for the last half decade. Strong growth and real longevity mean that most advisors have to consider the role that marketplace lending plays in their client’s portfolios. Let’s examine what marketplace lending is, the questions of its classification as an asset class, investment…

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Diversified Digest: August 7

August 7th, 2017  | by R. Samuel Fraundorf

Diversified Trust’s investment team brings you headlines of note for the week. Click on the links to access the articles. Many of us with children and grandchildren may struggle to understand the influence their smartphones have on who they become.  Unfettered access to almost anything can be a very scary thing and has impacted an…

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Diversified Digest: July 31

July 31st, 2017  | by R. Samuel Fraundorf

Diversified Trust’s investment team brings you headlines of note for the week. Click on the links to access the articles. The last ten days inside the Beltway have had more news, twists and surprises than the first six months of 2017.  The GOP failed to make good on its seven year promise to repeal the…

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