Identifying the main drivers of long-term change is key to investment success in the 21st century. We believe we are at the beginning of a secular growth phase for the U.S. economy driven largely by the rebalancing of global growth from the developed to the developing world. We focus on the long-term drivers, the macro forces and investment themes at play across industries that are taking us into the next growth cycle.
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Our survey of high-net-worth Americans provides a new, in-depth look at the structurally diverse modern American family.
"Welcome to the Era of Innovation" discusses why the global rebalancing of growth should lead to an extended business cycle and a secular bull market in equities, although not without some bumps along the way.
Five major forces of global change and a portfolio designed to capture long-term growth.
Matching your portfolio with your belief in a better world.
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The New Issue Features: Wealth Management and the New American Family; Long Live the Sustainable Ranch; The Expansion of Space Commerce
A new book making sense of the global economy and providing a few clues as to where we might be headed.
While 2013 may have been a quiet year for new tax laws, 2014 is shaping up as a good year to stay busy on personal tax strategies.
Visit our three-part webinar series which focuses on The Power of a Gender Lens, Women and Philanthropy and Socially Innovative Investing.
Conversations between visionaries whose values are shaping our culture.
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The ACA represents one of the most significant and controversial changes to our healthcare system in history, we explain the basics.
U.S. Trust has developed a multi-dimension security selection process to uncover companies that meet our rigorous financial review and excel at corporate social responsibility.
A shift in management strategies can help lower the risk of negative returns.
These estate planning tools can help you pursue numerous wealth transfer goals, but selecting the right trustee can be critical to their success.
Crop insurance, like many government programs, is complex which should come as no surprise.
Our Specialty Asset Management team can work with your portfolio manager and wealth strategist to integrate these real assets into your overall plan and portfolio.
Current high relative yields, combined with overall stabilizing credit and diminished tax risk, now provide a compelling opportunity in municipal bonds.
It's clear that over the next decade or so, much of America's farmland — now held or farmed by an aging generation — will need to be transitioned.
Working with skilled advisors to create a sound strategy and assemble appropriate documentation can make all the difference.
In search of long-term and sustained philanthropic impact.
Care and management of this asset requires the knowledge of qualified specialists to help you make informed choices that fit into your overall wealth management strategy.
U.S. Trust's crossover strategy considers all fixed income assets—both taxable and tax-exempt — to create diversified, customized portfolios that optimize after-tax yield and total return.
NTMFs present a potentially attractive alternative — or complement — to hedge funds and mutual funds.
Without the proper planning, accepting gifts of real assets today can lead to unexpected and potentially costly consequences. Are you prepared?
Their goal is simple: to make the world a better place. But to do so, foundations must navigate a complex framework of standards and rules.
Help protect against inflation by adding some cellulose (in this case, trees) to your portfolio.
By applying a gender lens, investors can align their portfolios with the goal of supporting gender equality while seeking a market rate of return.
Delaware Incomplete Non-Grantor (DING) trusts are designed to shift state income tax from the grantor's state of domicile to a trust located in a more favorable tax jurisdiction, such as Delaware.
With trillions of dollars available to be transferred to subsequent generations in the coming years, the importance of estate planning has never been greater. Are you prepared?
The more successful and established entrepreneurs become, the more likely they are to want a more formal mechanism for giving.
When it comes to investing, charities, foundations and other nonprofit organizations share some basic objectives with most other prudent investors.
There are renewed calls for America to produce all its own energy. Here's how we think it could happen.
Smart investors are taking note of the growth in the global grain trade.
Our comprehensive, values-based approach to meeting the wealth management needs of our clients and their families.
We are committed to addressing the wealth management needs of our clients and their aging families.
Land capable of satisfying global demand can help investors reduce portfolio volatility and protect principal, while providing steady income or appreciation as well as a hedge against inflation.
Your banking and credit needs deserve the same level of expertise as your investments.
Educating children about the responsibilities of wealth can help keep them wealth-smart.
Developing a financing strategy for your aircraft.
Prepare your children for the important financial opportunities that lie ahead.
Financing a special and unique asset.
Because unique attributes distinguish nonfinancial assets, they may offer you valuable financial benefits while often also providing personal benefits.
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