No Place To Hide

  BIP Wealth began 2022 with a stark warning for investors about the risks of investing in both the stock market and the bond market. These risks materialized in the first quarter, resulting in mid-single digit losses to the equity and fixed income indexes we use to b...

Let’s Talk About Private Markets

  2021 is over, and investors who were willing to keep some risk in their portfolios benefited from a raging stock market. Global equity indexes were up well into the double digit percent range, while fixed income indexes struggled just to keep from losing. The sum of...

Let’s Talk About Taxes

Eric Cramer
Economy, Investing Strategies

Tax increases have been in the news lately, and an update to the Federal tax code seemed possible just a few weeks ago.  But somehow we’ve made it through most of 2021 without any new legislation being passed.  That seems to be because there was a massive spending increase at...

Let’s Talk About Volatility

Eric Cramer
Economy, Wealth Management

Some investors view the stock market as a source of entertainment, while many view it a source of stress and concern.  Your view may have a lot do with whether it’s been going up or down recently.  And in today’s media saturated world, there is usually someone with an unhel...