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Who we serve

  • Late Career

    Grow, protect and position your portfolio before retiring.

  • Retirement

    Protect and live off your retirement portfolio effectively.

  • Transition

    Steer your portfolio through important life changes.

What we do

We build and manage financial portfolios for each of our clients, focusing on downside risk control. Our disciplined investment process provides us with a solid plan to act in all market conditions.

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What we think

Many of today's taken-for-granted investment practices can be detrimental to the success of your portfolio. We avoid them by using a systematic approach to Diversify, Revise and Protect your financial investments. Read more

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Upcoming Events

Raul Elizalde, president of Path Financial, will speak at the 2014 National Financial Advisors Week in New York City. The event is sponsored in part by Thomson Reuters, USA Today and the Financial Planning Association of New York. Read more

What we say


No reason to fear the Fed

Raul Elizalde, 01.12.2015 - It is clear that investors are afraid that the Fed will end its stimulus by the way the market is acting. But a change of Fed policy should be way down in the list of investors' worries. Read More

Bears go into hibernation

Raul Elizalde, 11.21.2014 - Historically, the market shows its best performances during November, December and January as the bears go to sleep in those winter months. How the market will behave beyond January, though, is anybody's guess. Read More

Bulls and bears fight it out

Raul Elizalde, 10.21.2014 - While bulls focus on the stellar performance of the US, bears turn their attention to growing global risks. The arguments are closely contested, and investors are caught in the middle. Here's our take. Read More

The bull market will end, but not yet

Raul Elizalde, 9.3.2014 - Some observers say that the stock market has gone up too much and therefore it's bound to fall. But stocks have gone up far more in past bull markets. Read More

Don't sell your bonds yet: weak wages means low rates are here to stay

Raul Elizalde, 7.25.2014 - Janet Yellen is right to be concerned about wages. But all she can do right now is keep rates low. Don't rush to get rid of fixed income exposure. Read More

Some love for the most unloved bull market in history

Raul Elizalde, 7.15.2014 - Some think that the bull market run is at an end, and investors are piling in too late. But by one measure, risky asset classes are at their healthiest point in years. Read More

Bad apples: the Raymond James broker who sold fake investments

Raul Elizalde, 7.11.2014 - A Raymond James broker based in Greenville, SC was fired, reported to law enforcement and barred from the industry after selling a fake investment to clients that ended up being his personal checking account. Read More