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Per Stirling Volunteers! – Austin Pets Alive

Small businesses are an essential part of the communities in which they live and work. Per Stirling Capital Management is excited to announce we have begun a monthly initiative to impact our community, one organization at a time! To kick off our monthly community initiative, Per Stirling came together to support Austin Pets Alive (APA) […]



Per Stirling Makes The FT 300 Ranking

Per Stirling was founded almost a decade ago based upon the premise that, “if you take outrageously good care of your clients and treat the members of your team like family, everything else will take care of itself”. Over the years, this rather unique founding philosophy has brought Per Stirling some notable recognition on both […]



How Much Should You Be Paying For Mutual Fund Ratios?

Morningstar, whose mission is to empower investors, just came out with their U.S. Fund Fee Study and shared several good insights, which I will highlight here: The asset-weighted average expense ratio for U.S. open-end mutual funds and exchange-traded funds was 0.48%. “Investors are increasingly seeking to minimize investment costs, which has led them to favor […]



Austin Business Journal’s Best Places to Work in Austin Award

Every year, Austin Business Journal (ABJ) reviews businesses and determines what makes them such great places to work. ABJ holds a themed luncheon to announce the winners of the awards. This year was Kentucky Derby themed, so employees of Per Stirling got festive and arrived in their derby attire, floppy hats and all. On June […]





How Real Estate Has Performed as an Investment?

A good proxy for the real estate sector is known as the NAREIT Equity REIT Index. “The NAREIT Equity REIT Index is designed to provide the most comprehensive assessment of overall industry performance, and includes all tax-qualified real estate investment trusts (REITs) that are listed on the NYSE, the American Stock Exchange or the NASDAQ […]



Per Stirling Presents the 2019 Ethics in Business Award

Every year, more than fifty businesses are nominated for RecognizeGood’s Ethics in Business and Community Award. All nominees are sorted into 5 different categories: Individual, Non-profit, Small Business, Mid-Sized Business and Large Business. The businesses are interviewed and then narrowed down to 15 finalists (three in each of the five categories). The winners for each […]



2019 North Austin Shred Event

PER STIRLING PRESENTS: NORTH AUSTIN SHRED PARTY 2019 Most individuals and businesses know how valuable it is to retain important financial and legal documents, but after a certain period of time, how long is too long? Stockpiling sensitive information can pose a security issue, or even breach compliance regulations in today’s privacy-conscious world. Per Stirling […]



Per Stirling Capital Outlook – May 2019

American author Mark Twain observed that, “History does not repeat itself, but it oftentimes rhymes”.  For evidence of just how insightful this perspective is, one needs to look no further than the Winter 1982 edition of Foreign Affairs Magazine, which noted that: “President Reagan won his office in part because he convinced the electorate that […]



Per Stirling Capital Outlook – April 2019

One of the core premises on which monetary policy is based is that there is a direct relationship between economic growth and inflation.  More specifically, prevailing economic theory maintains that strong economic data ultimately leads to both “full employment” and the full utilization of an economy’s productive capacity, and that both economic conditions, once they […]