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March 4, 2014
BANNER BANK AND COLDSTREAM CAPITAL MANAGEMENT, INC. ANNOUNCE RELATIONSHIP
WALLA WALLA, Wash. -Banner Bank, a wholly owned subsidiary of Banner Corporation (NASDAQ GSM: BANR), announced today that it has entered into a business relationship with Coldstream Capital Management, Inc., a Bellevue, WA based independent wealth management firm.READ MORE
As part of Coldstream’s Employee Health & Wellness Initiative, we are once again sponsoring the St. Patty’sDay Dash Challenge! Accept our challenge and join us in Seattle’s largest single-distance run, walk, jog or crawl. There are two ways to participate!
2013 turned out to be a banner year for equity investors. As the nearby chart illustrates, most domestic equity indexes were up by 30% or more, International Developed Indexes 20% or more, while developing market indexes, for the most part, had slightly negative returns. Bonds had one of the worst years in decades with virtually all fixed income indexes showing negative returns. So called inflation protection strategies performed very poorly. Commodities and REIT’s both had negative returns. Fortunately, at Coldstream we have been believers in MLP’s and global infrastructure investments which both had stellar returns for the year. All in all, it is safe to say 2013 turned out to be a much better year for investors than prognosticators envisioned a year ago.READ MORE