The S&P 500 is a Key Lever that influences economies and other Primary Levers, human sentiment, program trading, and valuation benchmarks. It is important to monitor an R-to-R, or Reward-to-Risk ratio, as part of an investment process and risk management discipline.

Empowered Portfolios is like an independent team of air-traffic controllers and best-in-breed software provides the radar and dashboards. The Advisor sits closest to client needs, as he safely “pilots” the plane full of passengers to their next destination in life and wealth.

Every investor represents a unique set of needs and goals, and every investor desires and deserves empowerment. Our singular focus is to support the pursuit of more optimal outcomes for private clients that proves a better future of finance is possible.  

By leveraging the power of our proprietary smart-decision tools and depth of strategic partners, we help your advisory practice to craft personalized solutions that meet the investor's specific needs.

As a Chartered Financial Analyst® (CFA), our founder and lead air-traffic controller, Michael Hakerem has earned a professional designation given by the CFA Institute that measures the competence and integrity of financial analysts.