The Barkmeier Group at Morgan Stanley provides advanced Financial Planning and Wealth Management for Individuals, Families and Small Business Owners.
The Barkmeier Group helps clients plan for the transition from earning a high income to providing a comfortable and secure retirement. The Barkmeier Group works with their clients’ legal and accounting advisors to craft an overall plan of action that incorporates financial, tax, estate, investment, cash flow, retirement and legacy planning. This spirit of teamwork provides the highest possible level of counsel.
Our team is uniquely qualified to help you achieve your dreams and goals while simplifying your life:
Our team has both the education and experience which provide the foundation for ideas, analysis and action steps necessary to navigate complex markets and advanced planning. Our Senior Partners have over 60 combined years of financial experience.
We have advanced degrees, titles and designations that include; One Certified Financial Planner (CFP), and one Certified Investment Management Analysts (CIMA).
Process and Tools
We use an institutional process for Wealth management that emulates those used by successful University Endowment Funds. We utilize powerful software tools for financial and estate planning as well as for wealth management. For our clients that require income from their portfolios, we use an institutional cash flow immunization process to ensure that all cash flow needs are met and the portfolio retains it’s purchasing power over the long run.
Our firm is the largest wealth management firm in the world. This gives you access to tremendous resources such as Capital Markets, Consulting Services, Alternative Investments, Research, The Global Investment Committee and the Economies of Scale of our Fixed Income desks.
The members of The Barkmeier Group and our extended team look forward to the opportunity to listen to you, to understand your dreams, goals and concerns. Whether you simply want a second opinion on your current course of action or you would like a fully developed plan and set of action steps – we can help. The average person works 90,000 hours in their lifetime. Grow and protect that investment by putting the resources of The Barkmeier Group of Morgan Stanley to work for you, your business and your family.
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See April On the Markets from the Global Investment Committee featuring
• “Spring Awakening” Market prognosticators and investors who remain gloomy in the face of a strong stock market rally are missing signs of a rebirth in the industrial and manufacturing side of the economy, writes Michael Wilson, chief investment officer of Morgan Stanley Wealth Management. He believes that recent policy actions by global central banks will nurture the revival.
• “Lower Growth, Higher Risks” Elga Bartsch, Morgan Stanley & Co.’s co-head of global economics, explains why just three months into the year, the firm’s economists are lowering 2016 GDP forecasts. While recession risk has gone up, she says the probability of a global recession is still low.
• “Lowered Expectations Could Lead to Upside Surprises” Wall Street analysts have been lowering their first-quarter earnings estimates for months. Adam Parker, Morgan Stanley & Co.’s chief US equity strategist, says they might have cut too much.
• Plus, look for more on equities, bonds and an interview about presidential politics with Michael Stein, Morgan Stanley* & Co.’s global head of government relations.
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