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Bigger isn’t always better when it comes to alternative investments

In recent years, retail alternative investment products, along with the companies that package them, have come under siege from regulators, investors, the press and even some advisers. None of this is a secret, and, quite frankly, some of the criticism has been well-deserved, as we've seen offerings that were poorly designed, not well-vetted or improperly... Read More

Tesla might go private. Here’s what that would mean if you own its stock

In light of the possibility of Tesla going private, SFA Advisor, James Gambaccini, with Acorn Financial Services, discusses the profile of the typical Tesla investor in this CNBC article. Read More

SFA Partners Adds Strategic Blueprint

APRIL 19, 2018 • JADAH RILEY Strategic Blueprint LLC, an Atlanta-based registered investment advisor, announced it has joined SFA Partners’ family of financial services companies. SFA Partners is a master brand that encompasses the enterprises that are wholly owned by SFA Holdings, which comprises The Strategic Financial Alliance, an Atlanta-based independent broker-dealer significantly owned by the independent... Read More

The Strategic Financial Alliance Launches A New Master Brand

-- SFA Partners Reflects Firm's Commitment to Develop Additional Service Platforms that Promote Greater Choice and Independence in Financial Services Industry -- ATLANTA, April 6, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The Strategic Financial Alliance ('SFA' or 'the firm'), a leading, privately owned independent broker-dealer and Registered Investment Adviser, today announced the launch of SFA Partners, a new master brand that... Read More

What to Consider Before Recommending Alternatives to Clients

By: Clive Slovin It was another banner year for the equities markets in 2017, with anyone who had broad exposure to stocks likely very happy as we kick off a new year. While it’s always challenging to predict the future, the current landscape suggests that 2018 could once again be very favorable. The story for... Read More