News & Media

GFG Co-Founders Discuss International Family Governance
JUNE 2018

Eduardo and Mauricio Gruener, co-founders of GFG Capital, will be featured speakers at the Private Wealth Management Summit in Palm Beach, Florida in early June.

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STAYING POWER
JUNE 2018

The starting point for most investors (in the U.S.) typically is the S&P 500. This index is oftentimes synonymous with “the market” as it represents ~80% of the U.S. investible universe

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GFG Capital Featured in Campden FB
MAY 2018

GFG Co-Founder Mauricio Gruener was featured in Campden FB, discussing the four steps to planning for family governance without borders.

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CURVE ON FLAT FLAT
MAY 2018

Yield curves, flattening, inverted, recessions, 2-10 spread, risk premia: these all might sound like answers to a Family Feud category if Steve Harvey said to name something that is confusing investors today.

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Five Percent
MAY 2018

“If I gave you $X, what would you buy today?” This question was posed to us this week during a client conference call. A fairly straight forward question, but one that doesn’t exactly have a straight forward answer.

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Fool Me Once
MAY 2018

It wasn’t even two months ago that the market was throwing a complete temper tantrum and volatility burst through the wall like the Kool Aid Man.

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GFG Capital in Funds Society: Don’t Buy the Hype Yet
April 2018

Judging by market reactions, talks of trade wars appear to be as dangerous as trade wars themselves

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A Letter to Investors
April 2018

After the first three months of trading in 2018, investors have been swiftly and not so politely reminded of one of the fundamental characteristics of markets.

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BOBBY FISCHER
April 2018

The moves in the market last week carry much more weight in our eyes than what happened in February. February’s market behavior was not the result of a single culprit, but instead a natural market breather attributable to a basket of reasons.

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Protect Ya Neck
March 2018

Trust issues. The pitfall to any relationship. Your relationship with your advisor is no different. You’ve entered a relationship with someone, or a team of individuals, who are qualified to help you reach your financial goals.

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Coming Up Short
March 2018

Risk within the discussion of investing tends to mean different things to different people. Most commonly, risk is perceived as volatility in price swings.

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WHAT’S IT WORTH TO YA?
March 2018

Extremely low (non-existent in some cases) yielding opportunities have forced investors to ignore the $400T gorilla in the room to a certain extent, while they’ve sought out alternative opportunities in the equity market.

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Trade Wars
March 2018

In an economy a long time ago, in a country not far, far away at all... A period of economic depression.

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THE KIDS DON’T DO STAND A CHANCE
March 2018

There’s a paradigm shift unfolding right in front of our eyes. The most encouraging part? This evolution of public demand for accountability is being driven by some of the smallest, and youngest, voices we have.

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JUST BUY THE ETF
March 2018

“Just buy the ETF and you’ll be fine.” This, or some derivative of it, has probably been said to each and every one of us in our investing experiences.

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GRL PWR
March, 2018

Half of the world’s population is female. While that might seem like it’s pretty logical, the fact that women only account for half of the humans, doesn’t mean they carry half of the influence.

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Aging Bull? Or Raging Bull
March, 2018

Day to day, we encounter limitations (actual and psychological) placed on everything around us by some measurement of time. Practical or not, these limitations of time and age trickle down to the deep crevasses of our mind, subconsciously dictating our perception of reality.

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Reimaging ROI
February 2018

Return on investment. What is it? Well, it’s pretty simple really; you put capital in and you get something in return. But what if it didn’t have to stop there?

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Rise of the Factors
February 2018

Stock picking is sexy. It’s what gets talked about at cocktail parties and happy hour. There are secret Slack channels dedicated to it. “I got a tip about this company that’s going to be the next Amazon, want to hear about it?”

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Somebody Lied
February 2018

There’s one topic that chronically makes its way into investors’ inboxes with attention-grabbing subject lines that often leads them to looking to be proactive (which we applaud in practice), and that’s volatility.

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Oh, How The Mighty Have Fallen
February 2018

Recent comments from U.S. leaders have thrusted the dollar back into the spotlight, so here is some food for thought on what you’ve been hearing about the greenback.

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Know Yourself
February 2018

What is it? What does it mean to me? Why does it matter? How much can I take on? How much should I take on?

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Hype Machine
February 2018

Past performance is not indicative of future returns. You’ve read it on just about every piece of commentary or marketing material pertaining to an investment proposal.

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Welcome To The Game
February 2018

In light of the moves across markets over the last few sessions it is important to take a moment to address some of the causes of these gyrations and how we should be digesting them.

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Information Superhighway is Under Construction
January 2018

The internet’s exponential expansion couldn’t have been anticipated. What has been treated similarly to the autobahn to this point is now in jeopardy of having new lanes carved out, tolls enacted and speed traps set in place.

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Investment Outlook 2018
January 2018

If you didn’t heed the warnings coming into 2017 to knock down the borders of your portfolio, then you might have left some performance on the table. The good news is, the themes we’re about to dive into point to some of these trends continuing, so it may not be too late.

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The Growth of Family Offices
December 2017

GFG Capital Founder Mauricio Gruener Comments to FundFire About The Growth of Family Offices

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The Investment Civil War
November, 2017

Disruption. It’s what moves us forward as a society. Often times led by technology, disruption is what helps us evolve as individuals as well as investors.

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Late Night On The Hill
November, 2017

Last Friday while the majority of us called it quits for the week, it seems like the U.S. Government decided to put in overtime.

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GFG Capital Featured in Citywire Magazine
October, 2017

Eduardo Gruener, founder of GFG Capital, was featured in an article published in CityWire magazine discussing the impact of technology in the wealth industry.

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The “B” Word
Fall, 2017

This word has six letters and it starts with a ‘b.’ Can you guess it? Bubble.

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Views From The Brick: Market Commentary
Fall, 2017

Stocks and bonds moved largely in unison during the third quarter of the year as global equity and bond markets managed positive periods across the board.

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Do You Have The Time?
June, 2017

In our commentary looking ahead to the third quarter, we discuss our views on asset classes, market drivers that will affect the global financial markets in the coming third quarter.

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Mexico Primer
August, 2017

In this piece, we will cover many of the themes that are driving investments within Mexico today, ranging from macro trends, equities, fixed income and currency.

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A Look Ahead: Q3 2017
June, 2017

In our commentary looking ahead to the third quarter, we discuss our views on asset classes, market drivers that will affect the global financial markets in the coming third quarter.

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