Understanding the basic principles of investing can help you make more confident decisions, remove the emotion from the equation, and build a portfolio that’s better positioned for long-term success.

Learn why diversification is so important, how regular rebalancing works, what bonds are and how they generate income. Also, see why staying invested through volatile times has helped investors reach their financial goals. Be sure to reach out to your financial advisor to discuss how these principles are at play in your portfolio.

Baby Steps: 3 Financial Planning Ideas for Expectant Parents

Three wealth management ideas for getting your financial (rubber) ducks in a row before the sleepless nights begin.

October 3, 2023 Gregory V. Kanarian

A Look Behind the Curtain – ETF Primary Markets

The behind-the-scenes workings of the primary market explains some unique advantages that ETFs can provide for investors.

September 29, 2023 Tyler A. Williams

Time to Cash into Stocks?

If you’re keeping your investment money in cash, you’re likely missing out. See three reasons why it may be time to get back into the stock market.

August 3, 2023

Bond Basics: How Interest Rates Affect Bond Yields

Introduction to bond investing, fixed income funds, and how changing interest rates affect prices and yields.

May 9, 2023

Three Reasons to Stay Invested in Volatile Times

Why panic selling during unsettling times may be one of the worst things long-term investors could do is analyzed over three decades.

April 24, 2023

Tax Efficiency in ETFs, Explained

Wondering why ETFs are an attractive tax-efficient investment option? Learn more from a Natixis ETF specialist.

April 5, 2023 Tyler A. Williams

The ETF Strategist: What They Can Offer

A look at ETF strategists and the role they play in assisting financial professionals to achieve their financial goals.

February 23, 2023 Nicholas J. Elward

Assessing ETF Cost – Understanding the Bid/Ask Spread

Transaction costs for exchange-traded funds (ETFs) are inclusive of a bid/ask spread. Here’s how this figure is defined and its impact for investors.

January 30, 2023 Tyler A. Williams

Bank Loan Basics: An Income Diversifier for All Times

An introduction to bank loans and their benefits: seniority, security, floating interest rates, and diversification for the short or long term.

March 4, 2022