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LGBTQ Investors: Granted Equality, Seeking Opportunity

Investment Management

In this investment insight, we explore:The financial implications of marriage equality.The link between wealth and confidence.How the LGBTQ segment is changing the investment world. “The Supreme Court decision means we can now plan for the future like anyone else,” says José, a 47–year–old designer who married his partner, Peter, in 2015, after Obergefell v. Hodges, the landmark U.S.


Delaware’s Income Tax Advantage for New York Residents

Jeffrey C. Wolken |
Wealth Planning
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Help minimize your state income tax liability with a personal trust administered in the First State.If you are a New York resident with appreciated assets and would like to potentially avoid paying high state and local taxes on that appreciation, establishing a trust in Delaware may help minimize your New York tax liabilities.You do not need to have a current trust in order to take advantage of this opportunity.


The Federal Reserve Hints at Rate Cuts to Come

Luke Tilley |
Wilmington Wire

June 20, 2019 – The Federal Reserve left rates unchanged at its meeting this week, but as we expected it would, it hinted that rate cuts may be coming soon. The Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) kept an optimistic stance, saying it still expects economic growth to continue, the labor market to remain strong, and for inflation to remain subdued, but that the “uncertainties around this outlook have increased.