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Works for Me: Advisor Profiles

Lew Altfest: Looking for Value in International Diversification
The pioneering advisor says fewer clients "are resisting international now" than a few years ago, "because some see opportunities," but others say, "Not right now." Read More
Breaking Down International Investing
Advisor Debra Morrison explains the benefits of international investing to clients by using the analogy of baking a cake. Read More

Regional Snapshot

The price of oil is proving more of a liability these days than the boon to the Saudi Arabia’s economy that it’s been in the past. Read More