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by Matthias Kuhlmey No, this is not a lesson in mental health, but instead a reminder to closely examine our inner voices – those in pretense of knowing the truth. The broad opinion considers domestic stocks to be overpriced, or “high” in casual terms, especially when viewed in context of not only an “OK […]

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With near certainty, philosopher Schopenhauer was not pondering the nature of investing when stating that “only loss teaches us about the value of things,” but there is certainly some relevance to financial markets. After all, what investor does not remember the (likely painful) lessons learned during the invalidating crashes of 2000/2001 (Dotcom Bust) and 2008/2009 […]

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Matthias Paul Kuhlmey  

Matthias Paul Kuhlmey, Partner and Managing Director at HighTower, brings nearly 20 years of international banking experience to the firm. Working with private clients and families in the U.S. and abroad, he specializes in global asset allocation concepts, strategic planning for wealth preservation, and generational transfer remain key considerations of his work.