Phil Blancato, president and CEO of Ladenburg Thalmann Asset Management, headquartered in New York City, will be the featured speaker at the Loudoun Estate Planning Council Breakfast Meeting on Aug. 23 from 8-10 a.m. at River Creek Club.
Blancato’s “2019 Economic Update” will cover the state of the U.S. and global economy as it relates to investment markets. The presentation will coverpositive and negative indicators of economic strength including the labor and housing markets, consumer strength, Federal Reserve, corporate earnings, industrials, and emerging markets.Attendees will learn tips on minimizing portfolio riskin the current market environment through diversification.
Blancatois a 28-year veteran of the financial services industry with a specialized knowledge of portfolio and risk management, asset allocation, and macro-economic theory, as well as constructing and implementing seamlessly integrated platforms of fee-based solutions.
He is often a resource for articles inThe Wall Street Journal, frequently appears on CNBC, and speaks at industry conferences on topics such as investment management, portfolio risks and diversification, and alternative investments.
LEPC is the local chapter of the National Association of Estate Planners and Councils and draws its membership from professionals in the fields of accounting, development, finance, law, and insurance.
For more information and to RSVP for the Aug. 23 breakfast event, go toLoudounEPC.orgor call Chris Breighner at 703-466-0477.