Blog Lessons in Physics This is the one about your very first time on a rollercoaster, bringing back to memory that moment of the coaster cars slowly climbing for their initial decline – only to embark on yet another, far more violent, explosion downwards, right after the first descent. You may also recall the “breather” (that seemingly calm […]

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GIS 360 2017 Q2: Counterfactual

When it comes to assessing future opportunities in financial markets, what is your “go-to-position?” At this point, many of us are grounded in those pesky beliefs that all of the good returns have likely been “dished out,” leaving behind a currently hard-to-navigate investment environment that may require tilting toward more risk for expectedly lower returns… […]

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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.