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Morgan Stanley Smith Barney
Graystone Consulting
Columbus, OH
Wilkes Barre, PA
Marco Island, FL
4449 Easton Way Suite 300
Columbus, OH 43219
tel: (614) 473-2405
toll-free: (866) 273-3726
fax: (614) 473-2450



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We provide a complete range of investment advice to clients that include foundations and endowments, corporate retirement plans, Taft-Hartley funds, health care organizations, state and local governments, family offices and private individuals. Our customized investment strategies are delivered by Institutional Consulting Directors, experienced investment professionals backed by a dedicated consulting team and the extensive resources of a leading provider of investment advice. If you would like to know more about how our disciplined process and personalized services can help you meet your needs, please contact us.




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  • We are pleased to announce that Phil Shaffer has been named to Barron’s annual list of America’s Top 100 Financial Advisors for 2014. Please see the Press Release for further details.

  • Phil Shaffer named to Barron’s “Top 1000 Financial Advisors” each year since 2005.  Click on “In the Press” in the left menu to read the most recent Press Release.

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

    “The Envelope, Please!”  Stocks and bonds typically move in opposite directions depending on market expectations for economic growth, writes Michael Wilson, chief investment officer of Morgan Stanley Wealth Management and Morgan Stanley & Co.  Stocks like growth, bonds do not. So far this year, both markets are rallying. Which one is right? 
     

    • “Fiscal Easing Near Full Employment” Aggressive fiscal policy is usually an antidote for high unemployment. Now, unemployment is low and forecasted to go lower yet President Trump campaigned on a stimulus platform. How will it play out? Hard to say, says Andrew Sheets, Morgan Stanley & Co.’s chief cross-asset strategist, because there are so few examples. 
     

    • “Why We Are Bullish on China” Morgan Stanley & Co.’s economists and strategists recently published a major report on their long-term outlook for China. They see the country becoming a high-income nation (as defined by the World Bank guidelines) within the next 10 years. If so, that has major consequences inside and out of the country.
     

    • Plus, look for more on investment strategy, equities, bonds and alternative investments.

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