The Power of Global Diversification with Morgan Stanley's Global Investment Office

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The past decade has been characterized by US outperformance, as global capital flows sought secular growth, economic vitality, and political stability. However, the relative performance of international and US stocks is at an inflection point where the US faces slowing economic fundamentals and rising political uncertainty. In addition, international markets make up a sizeable investment universe and are at historically inexpensive levels. This webinar will demonstrate the importance of global exposure and the potential portfolio diversification benefits associated with it.


Mark Hansen, CIMA®
Executive Director, Morgan Stanley WM Global Investment Office

Mark Hansen is an Executive Director within the Morgan Stanley Wealth Management Global Investment Office (GIO). Prior to joining the GIO, Mark was Director of Investment Strategy at E*TRADE. He began his career as a Financial Advisor in 1998 and is a graduate of the University of Wisconsin–Eau Claire, with a BBA in finance-investments and maintains the Certified Investment Management Analyst® (CIMA®) designation.