Krilogy Investment Report April 2021

Investment Committee Report | April 2021

Market Resiliency Leads to Solid Market Gains in Q1 We’ve often said that we believe in resiliency of the U.S., our economy, and the markets. The first quarter of 2021 was a shining example of why we hold this belief. Throughout the quarter, we witnessed several macro- and micro-economic surprises that resulted in increased market volatility compared to the fourth…

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March 2021 Investment Committee Report

Investment Committee Report | March 2021

Assessing the Market Crosscurrents As we prepare to welcome the energy and activity of the Spring season, we also appear to be at an inflection point of energy and volatility within both the stock and bond markets. We’ve recently experienced a period of high stock market complacency, thanks to historic fiscal and monetary liquidity. As we enter into a period…

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Krilogy Is On The Move

Since 2009, the Krilogy® team has been dedicated to building the best possible wealth management experience – for clients, for team members and for the community. Over the years, we’ve driven steady and deliberate growth, adding advisors and team members who deliver a tremendous amount of value to clients and share a commitment to our values and culture of teamwork….

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Krilogy IC and IAD Report - Q4 2020

Investment Committee & Investment Advisory Department Report | Q4 2020

Markets Complete a Historic Comeback in 2020 We hope this letter finds you safe and healthy. The most tumultuous year in recent memory ended on a high note for markets as the fourth quarter brought political and medical clarity. As a result, we experienced substantial market gains over the past three months which helped make 2020 a surprisingly strong year…

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Year-End Tax Planning Strategies

The year is quickly wrapping up, but there is still time to review your tax situation and identify opportunities that may reduce your tax obligation. The Krilogy Tax team has assembled a list of timely planning ideas for clients’ consideration at year-end. 1. Roth IRA conversions Pre-tax retirement accounts are a ticking time bomb, because their future tax liability grows…

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Tax Planning in an Election Year and Uncertainty

In the past 50 years, there has been major tax overhaul about every decade. If you were born before 1980 you might remember the highest tax rate was 70%! However, in the last few years we have seen three of the most substantial tax changes in recent history: The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA) of 2017, the Setting Every…

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Write it Down, and It Becomes Reality

Do you remember your Christmas list as a child? The extraordinary gifts? The barbie doll, bicycle, video game or a particular clothing item? Remember how much you wanted that gift? You obsessed over the present. Was I good enough? Did Santa get my letter? There was a deadline, and you would know on Christmas day if you would receive the…

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Kent Skornia

#KrilogyLife

I was in the Krilogy St. Louis Office the other day, and a Krilogy teammate was telling me a story of how they accomplished something for one of our clients and how much they enjoyed working with the Krilogy client. As I was walking away, I joked, “Hashtag Krilogy-Life.” Then I thought to myself. That might be real. It occurred…

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Krilogy Quarterly Insights Quarter 3 2020

Quarterly Insights | October 2020

A Historic Market Recovery We hope this letter finds you safe and healthy during these still-unprecedented times. 2020 continued to be one of the most unpredictable years in memory. Markets rose to new all-time highs in the third quarter despite a resurgence in coronavirus cases. Stocks rallied thanks to a combination of even more accommodative Fed policy, hopes for a…

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Quarterly Insights | July 2020

A Historic First Half of 2020 We hope this letter finds you safe and healthy during these unprecedented times. Markets staged a historic rebound in the second quarter driven by an initial peak in the growth of coronavirus infections in April, economic reopenings across the United States and the rest of the world, hopes for a COVID-19 vaccine, and continued…

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