CNBC: Wealthy investors expect to earn average annual returns of 17.5%—here’s why that may be too optimistic

Writing about a new survey of individual investors from Natixis Investment Managers, CNBC indicated that investors’ expectations of returns was much higher than those of financial advisors as well as historical levels of returns. The article quoted Dave Goodsell, executive director of the Natixis Center for Investor Insight, as saying, “It’s like saying to yourself, […]

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Business Insider: Individuals are far more confident in their investments than professionals and are predicting almost 15% long-term returns, Natixis survey shows

The Natixis Investment Managers’ survey of individual investors found them expecting returns much higher than those anticipated by their financial advisors. The article noted that the survey “found that on average, (respondents) expected 14.5% returns in the long run, after adjusting for inflation. That compares to the 5.3% long-term returns financial professionals surveyed by Natixis […]

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Kiplinger’s Personal Finance: Lessons from Top Investing Gurus

Compiling advice from leading investment managers, Kiplinger’s quoted Katherine Collins, Head of Sustainable Investing at Putnam Investments, as saying “There’s a growing recognition that climate change, social equality and human well-being are the issues of our time. Sustainability has gone from being kind of a nice, optional thing to have to being a centerpiece of […]

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Corporate Jet Investor: One Minute Week

In an interview with Directional Aviation Principal Kenn Ricci, Corporate Jet Investor described Ricci’s launch of Nextant Aerospace, his acquisition of Sentient Jet and his purchase of Flexjet as examples of synergistic business decisions, and quoted Ricci as saying that “This is the most exciting period in aviation since the Wright Brothers.” Read more.

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Robb Report: The Best in Aviation, From Flying Cars to High-Concept Interiors

In its summary of the best in aviation, the Robb Report cited FXAIR for excellence in charter service, noting that it carves out “a new niche of service that straddles the charter and fractional realms,”  combining “the more non-committal and less expensive traits of chartering along with the superior customer service and greater focus on […]

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eVTOL: Directional Aviation’s Kenn Ricci discusses Eve Urban Air Mobility

In an interview with eVTOL following OneSky Flight’s order of 200 electric vertical takeoff and landing (eVTOL) aircraft, Directional Aviation Principal Kenn Ricci praised the new technology, saying that “We expect that eVTOL flight will be smaller, faster, quieter and lower-emitting than existing vertical flight alternatives, with the option of delivering passengers even closer to […]

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AllAccess.com: SiriusXM Series Looks At Building Of New World Trade Center

AllAccess.com reported that an 11-part series about the building of the new World Trade Center in New York will launch July 6, culminating at the 20th anniversary on Sept. 11 of the terrorist attacks on the original World Trade Center. Produced by MuddHouse Media with the cooperation of the building’s owner, Silverstein Properties, the series […]

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