5 Things Advisors Should Know About Grayscale Bitcoin Trust (GBTC)

Bitcoin’s latest surge in price and popularity has once again made the world’s largest cryptocurrency a hot conversation topic among advisors and their clients.  Just like in 2017, when the USD value of one Bitcoin briefly neared $20,000, it is otherworldly performance that’s driving the conversation. Now, in early 2021, with Bitcoin trading above $40,000 … Continued

Monthly Market Wrap-up: December 2020

Welcome back to the Monthly Market Wrap-up from YCharts, where we break down the most important market trends for advisors and their clients every month. As always, feel free to download and share any visuals with clients, colleagues, or on your social media! Want the Monthly Market Wrap-up to be sent straight to your inbox? … Continued

3 Tactics for Advisors to Increase Their Social Media Reach

Could you imagine getting tens of thousands of eyeballs on your next Tweet or LinkedIn post? Charlie Bilello, founder and CEO of Compound Capital Advisors is a social media pro… his Tweet on asset class returns drew thousands of likes and hundreds of retweets in just a few hours.  You don’t need to be an … Continued

Monthly Market Wrap-up: November 2020

YCharts welcomes you to the latest edition of our Monthly Market Wrap-up, where we break down the most important market trends for advisors and their clients every month. Feel free to spread the love and forward to a friend or colleague! To start receiving YCharts’ Monthly Market Wrap-up straight to your inbox, subscribe below: This … Continued

Evaluating Emerging Market Funds with YCharts

All advisors seek to maximize their clients’ returns, but emerging market funds may feel like uncharted waters when looking to boost a portfolio’s performance. Bigger risks can lead to bigger rewards, and emerging economies’ pace of growth and market inefficiencies offer potential for higher returns. These inefficiencies are due to a lack of analyst coverage, … Continued

Monthly Market Wrap-up: October 2020

YCharts welcomes you to our inaugural Monthly Market Wrap-up, where we’ll break down the most important market trends for advisors and their clients every month. To start receiving YCharts’ Monthly Market Wrap-up straight to your inbox, subscribe below: As October 2020 came to a close, investors were spooked by the election, virus uncertainty, and presumably … Continued

New Product Announcement: Dynamic Model Portfolios

We’re excited to announce Dynamic Model Portfolios as the latest addition to the YCharts platform. This game-changing enhancement to YCharts Model Portfolios, one of our most powerful tools, enables improved analysis and provides even more ways to communicate your strengths as an investment advisor. With new Dynamic Model Portfolios, you’re able to present and discuss … Continued

How to Find the Best Bond ETFs for Client Portfolios

Many of us first encountered fixed income not through bond ETFs, but through the physical savings bonds that were gifted to us as kids (thank you, Aunt Judy). Albeit bond ETFs and savings bonds are a bit different, advisors know fixed income’s consistent payments and low correlation to stocks are a vital part of any … Continued

Free Guide: How Do Presidential Elections Impact the Stock Market?

Are you or your clients wondering how U.S. presidential elections affect their investments? Every four years, uncertainty about the next president and their policies leads to further uncertainty for advisors and their clients. To help advisors understand the true impact of elections on the market, and effectively pass insights onto their clients, we studied every … Continued

How to Discuss New IPO Stocks with Clients

Is your client excited about new IPO stocks hitting the market, but you’re unsure about adding them to their portfolio? Considering the fanfare around major IPOs, they can be hard to ignore — but it isn’t always easy to decide whether to invest in one or not. While the potential to win big on a … Continued