Understanding The Four Biggest Threats To Your Wealth

June 16, 2021

You’ve worked hard and gotten your financial situation under control by spending responsibly and saving money for all of your […]

What Congress Gives, the Fed Takes Away

December 21, 2017

As 2017 comes to a close, market participants have few complaints. Both stock and bond prices have largely appreciated this […]

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4 Things to Look for in an Investment Advisor

April 17, 2017

Finding a trusted investment advisor can take time. While the investment strategy, asset allocation, and strength of the firm are […]

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Will Active Management Come Back into Vogue?

April 8, 2015

First Western Investment Research The Active/Passive discussion has been robust since the mid-1970s when the first index fund came into […]

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First Western Trust 2015 Outlook

December 30, 2014

The U.S. economic recovery is intact and we feel that the stage has been set for GDP growth to ramp […]

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A Response to Flash Boys: Why the Stock Market Is Still a Fair Place to Invest

April 9, 2014

By Warren Olsen I just read Michael Lewis’ new book, “Flash Boys (A Wall Street Revolt)”, and similar to his […]

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Investment Management Week in Review

March 3, 2014

Each week, our team of investment management specialists compile a recap of what is happening in the marketplace.  

Investment Management l Week in Review – March 1, 2013

March 5, 2013

First Western Trust’s investment management team shares their insight into the economy and global markets for the week ending March 1, 2013: […]