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2020 Financial Markets Update

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Quarterly Economic Update October 2015

October 28, 2015

On Tuesday, October 27th, First Western Trust’s Chief Investment Officer Debbie Silversmith presented her quarterly economic update. In the presentation, […]

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Disappointed but Not Surprised: Reaction to Fed Rate Decision

September 18, 2015

First Western Investment Research Market Bulletin September 18, 2015 In the most highly anticipated Fed decision in recent memory, the […]

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Now Is the Time for Active Fund Management

September 1, 2015

The active vs. passive investment management debate has raged for decades. And 2014 proved particularly tough for active managers; only […]

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China’s Rough Ride Puts Active Management in Focus: Debra Silversmith in The Street

August 27, 2015

China’s growth concerns shouldn’t mean gloom and doom for everyone, everywhere. Figuring out which companies have direct exposure to China’s […]

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Long Awaited Correction Arrives: Chinese Market Bulletin

August 24, 2015

First Western Investment Research August 24, 2015 China is the world’s second largest economy and one that we have pointed […]

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Why You Don’t Need to Worry About Puerto Rico, China or Greece

August 5, 2015

First Western Chief Investment Officer Debbie Silversmith recently wrote an article for The Street, discussing the recent economic concerns brought […]

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Second Quarter 2015 Quarterly Economic Review

July 28, 2015

Second quarter 2015 saw investors shift their focus from oil prices and the dollar to the sustainability of the U.S. economic recovery and […]

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State of the Markets Webinar

July 15, 2015

On Tuesday, July 14th, First Western Trust’s Chief Investment Officer Debbie Silversmith discussed the state of the markets. In the […]

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On the Brink: An Update on Greece

July 1, 2015

First Western Investment Research Following five months of “11th hour” negotiations that generated a lot of posturing by officials but […]

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1Q 2015 Economic & Market Review

April 22, 2015

Our Investment Research team recently published its first economic review of the year, discussing market activity within the first quarter […]