December 2021 Market Commentary

January 5, 2022

“Here come Santa Claus, here come Santa Claus, right down Santa Claus Lane…” Despite the popular notion that Santa Claus […]

November 2021 Market Commentary

December 8, 2021

A tale of two halves. Don’t count your chickens before they hatch. It’s not over until it’s over. Pick whatever […]

September 2021 Market Commentary

October 8, 2021

Markets sold off in September, buffeted by a number of issues including slowing economic and corporate earnings growth, inflation, interest […]

August 2021 Market Commentary

September 13, 2021

Markets continued to follow the path of least resistance higher aided by continued strong economic activity, strong corporate earnings, and […]

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The Case For Giving Back to The Community

December 10, 2018

Matt Gorr, chairman of First Western’s Boulder office explains how corporate charity work strengthens the community, your employees and your business […]

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Working With a Local Investment Advisor Offers Unique Benefits

December 3, 2018

John Sawyer, chief investment officer explains how working with a local investment advisor offers unique benefits, and selecting an investment manager […]

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Why Business Owners Choose Banks With Local Ownership

November 5, 2018

Josh Wilson, regional president of Colorado & Wyoming explains why we at First Western trust believe local ownership ensures that […]

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For Those Who Support Locally Owned Banks, Consolidation Has Reduced the Count, but Choices Still Exist

November 5, 2018

CEO Scott Wylie discusses the consolidation of the banking industry over the past 30 years and the impact working with […]

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Breaking the Glass Ceiling

November 9, 2017

Suzanne Johnson, president of First Western Trust’s Denver market recently participated in a Denver Business Journal Table of Experts panel discussion, titled “Breaking […]