Articles, White Papers, Videos & Commentary
FPA of the East Bay has attracted premier organizations in financial services as sponsors. These experts provide white papers, webinars, and other resources to members in the fields of professional growth, investment management, practice management, lending and insurance solutions, executive coaching, and more. Below is recent content specifically for our members from our sponsors. If you are a sponsor and would like to submit materials for this page CLICK HERE
David Shaffer Insurance Services
- A Guide to Earthquake Insurance and EQ Risk Management for Financial Planners
- Bringing Into Focus P & C Protection Gaps in the Financial Planning Process and How to Eliminate Them
- Bridging the Property & Casualty Gap – from the Journal of Financial Planning
- Retired Lady $500K Under Insured Fire Loss
- Retired Lady $1M Under Insured Loss
- eMoney Example on Impact on Financial Plan due to Underinsurance
- What is Your Financial Planning Weakness?
Market Declines: A History of Recoveries
This is a timely piece from MFS that helps investors understand Market Declines (all the way through the great depression) and the subsequent recoveries.
Diamond Hill Capital Management
The Case for a Strategic Allocation to High Yield
The high yield market has come a long way since its creation in the early 1970s, evolving from a tactical asset class to a significant component of investors’ asset allocation.
Dispelling the myths around the asset class is key to understanding the opportunity and value provided by high yield corporate credit.
Understanding the nuances of the high yield market can provide investors with exposure to the asset class while potentially avoiding some of the pitfalls of benchmark construction and ETFs.
Working remotely and communicating virtually have become the new standard. How you present yourself to other takes on a higher level of significance and accountability. That’ why your presentations have to be more than just effective – they need to be a seamless and professional performance.
We’ve prepared this checklist to help your next event go smoothly.
The Qualified Opportunity Zone Program (“QOZ Program”) final regulations were released on December 19, 2019 by the U.S. Treasury Department,
and the IRS has provided additional relief for qualified opportunity funds (“QOFs”) and their investors in response to the COVID-19 pandemic in Notice 2021-10 (“Notice 2021-10”) on January 19, 2021. As a result, investors now have additional flexibility for certain capital gains realized in 2019 or 2020 that may be eligible for an investment in the QOZ Program until March 31, 2021.
Big Tree Capital/EMQQ
(415) 866-5314 or (415) 533-2249
EMQQ The Emerging Markets Internet & Ecommerce ETF (NYSE: EMQQ) is an exchange traded fund (“ETF”) that tracks an index of leading Internet and Ecommerce companies serving Emerging Markets. It seeks to offer investors exposure to the growth of online consumption in the developing world. EMQQ holdings operate in diverse markets such as India, China, Brazil, Turkey, Nigeria and Indonesia, to name a few. To be included, the companies must derive their profits from Internet or Ecommerce activities; constituents of the fund include search engines, online retail, social networking, online video, e-payments, online gaming and online travel.
Please note: The Sponsor Circle web page is publicly available and relevant compliance requirements apply (i.e., we cannot distinguish between retail or professional viewers). Educational material, event invitations, and generic firm brochures are appropriate. No product pitches or fact sheets. All Sponsor Circle materials must be submitted via the website content submission form and will be reviewed and approved for posting by the Sponsorship Director of the East Bay FPA Board. Please limit submissions to one piece of content and one event per Sponsor, per month.
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