Barbara Ludlow Taussig - Morgan Stanley Financial Advisor - HARTFORD, CT
Morgan Stanley
Barbara Ludlow Taussig
Vice President - Wealth Management
Financial Advisor
CityPlace I
tel: (860) 275-0715
toll-free: (800) 248-4499 
fax: (860) 275-0793

For me, retirement planning means more than providing my clients with investment advice. It means helping them maintain the financial independence they’ve worked their whole lives to achieve. It means striving to ensure they have the means to pursue what’s most important to them. And it means understanding them as people with unique goals, values and circumstances that determine the strategies I develop on their behalf.

My consultative process begins with an in-depth discussion of your current finances and future objectives. We’ll address issues you might have overlooked that can have a significant impact on your ability to retire as planned. Finally, we’ll determine how we can help you adjust your investment strategy as necessary to accommodate changing conditions and meet any unforeseen expenses and income demands that may arise during retirement.

  • Boys and Girls Club Advisory Board
  • Connecticut Womens Council
  • 401(k) Rollovers
  • 529 Plans
  • Alternative Investments
  • Annuities
  • Asset Management
  • Business Succession Planning
  • Commodities
  • Corporate Retirement Plans
  • Endowments and Foundations
  • Exchange Traded Funds
  • Executive Financial Services
  • Family Consulting
  • Futures
  • Insurance Services
  • Life Insurance
  • Long Term Care Insurance
  • Professional Portfolio Management
  • Qualified Plans
  • Qualified Retirement Plans
  • Retirement Planning
  • Socially Responsible Investing
  • Trust Services and Accounting
  • Wealth Management
Education and Licensing
  • Michigan State University
  • Life and Health Insurance
  • Variable Annuities
  • Fixed Annuities
  • Long Term Care
  • Commodities
  • Series 31 Managed Futures
  • Series 7 General Securities
  • Series 63 Uniform Securities Agent State Law
  • Series 65 Uniform Investment Advisor Law
Business Experience
  • 1994 - Present: Morgan Stanley
    Vice President Wealth Mangement
    Financial Advisor
  • 1984 - 1994: Kidder Peabody

Bulletin Board
  • I am very appreciative when existing clients refer friends, family, and business associates for an exploratory meeting. I will do my utmost to meet your highest expectations.

  • See November On the Markets from the Global Investment Committee featuring

    • "Back on Track" Michael Wilson, chief investment officer of Morgan Stanley Wealth Management, explains that the equity markets are back on track for the kind of year he was expecting at the start of the 2015. While not spectacular, he says, the stock market’s 4% return for the year to date is more than respectable for the eighth year of the recovery since the Great Recession and the financial crisis.

    • "Passing Through an Inflection Point" A run of soft economic data has some investors nervous about a global recession. Chetan Ahya and Elga Bartsch, co-heads of Morgan Stanley Global Economics, write that while the global recovery is bumpy, brittle and below par, they don’t expect a recession.

    • "A Quest for Quality" While US stocks have largely recovered the ground lost in the August sell-off, don’t read it as an “all clear” signal, writes Lisa Shalett, head of investment and portfolio strategies for Morgan Stanley Wealth Management. Going forward, investors will need a different strategy.

    Plus, look for more on equities and bonds, as well as a question-and-answer session with Afsaneh Beschloss, chief executive officer of The Rock Creek Group, hedge fund manager and former treasurer and chief investment officer of the World Bank.

  • You can access your investment accounts by clicking on Log In To your portfolio.

Barbara Ludlow Taussig holds the following registrations:
Securities Agent: CA, CO, CT, DC, FL, IL, MA, MD, MI, NC, NH, NJ, NY, OH, PA, RI, VA, VT; General Securities Representative; Investment Advisor Representative; Managed Futures

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