The Three Topics that will Dominate Advisor-Client Conversations
About This Episode
Among the many themes that advisors must consider in constructing portfolios for clients, three stand out: reducing volatility, hedging against inflation and incorporating ESG factors. My guest today, Chris Huemmer of Northern Trust FlexShares, will discuss why a low volatility approach to equities makes sense, his preferred ways to help clients address rising inflation, and how clients are looking to invest with ESG concerns in mind.
About Our Guest
Christopher Huemmer is senior vice president and senior investment strategist for FlexShares Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs). He is responsible for equity strategy and provides equity product development, investment strategy and related ETF product expertise to the team. Chris serves as the catalyst and conduit for turning Northern Trust Asset Management’s investment thought leadership into successful ETF products. He levers the firm’s portfolio management and construction skill sets and engages with client-facing partners to identify and develop innovative ETF investment strategies.
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