Business News

Bob Wegner and Jonathan Tiemann form Transition Alliance

By |2019-05-04T01:58:30-08:00April 29th, 2019|Business News, Financial Health, Investment Advisor Rules, TIA, True expertise|

We are very pleased to announce another exciting collaboration for Tiemann Investment Advisors (TIA).  Dr. Robert E.C. (Bob) Wegner, owner of Wegner Associates of Grapevine, Texas and Dr. Jonathan Tiemann of Tiemann Investment Advisors, LLC, Menlo Park, California, have agreed to a new strategic relationship. Commencing April 2019, Bob Wegner and Jonathan Tiemann shall collaborate on assisting with the [...]

Cattle Hides to Crimean War

By |2019-03-20T23:38:57-08:00March 20th, 2019|Banking, Business News, California History, Financial Health, Gold Rush, TIA|

Dr. Tiemann presents  a California Gold Rush talk to the Fellowship Forum Dr. Tiemann was the invited speaker at the Fellowship Forum in Palo Alto on March 19, 2019. This is a local group that meets weekly to hear speakers on a variety of topics. Dr. Tiemann spoke about banking in early California history, both before and after the Gold [...]

The Adams Express Company – A Gold Rush Banking story

By |2019-03-06T22:03:04-08:00February 28th, 2019|Banking, Business News, California History, Fiduciary Duty Standards, Financial Health, TIA|

A history of how a shipping company becomes a bank Dr. Tiemann was the invited speaker at the Rotary Club of San Mateo on February. His talk was entitled “Banking in Gold Rush California — The Adams Express Company.” In this talk, Dr. Tiemann explores the story of the Adams Express Company — the largest express company and second-largest bank [...]

Holiday Greetings 2018

By |2018-12-26T20:31:18-08:00December 23rd, 2018|Business News, TIA|

We want to thank everyone for your support throughout the year and wish you the best for the coming year.  We are especially grateful for your support at this sad time, while we mourn the loss of Kathy Hughes Anderson, our wonderfully cheerful and able office admin. She made the beautiful wreath shown in the image for us, just [...]

Honoring Kathy Hughes Anderson

By |2019-03-06T22:58:41-08:00December 15th, 2018|Business News, Future Generations, Investment in the future, TIA|

By Valerie Gardner, posted on December 15, 2018, updated December 28, 2018 It is with sudden and stunning sorrow that we find ourselves entering the holiday season without our long-time friend and colleague, Kathy Hughes Anderson.  Kathy has very ably and energetically served as our office manager since 2012, keeping our office humming, making it look beautiful, assisting our clients' [...]

Introducing our new website

By |2018-12-20T20:20:14-08:00April 12th, 2018|Business News, TIA, Website Development|

Written by Valerie Gardner, TIA Principal & Business Manager, April 12, 2018 Welcome!  We are pleased to introduce a new Tiemann Investment Advisor website to those coming to visit us online.  We are now located at tiemanninvestmentadvisors.com but if you go to "tiemann.net" you will be automatically redirected to the new website. Once again, though we have an updated design [...]

Corporate Scandals Have a Cost for Investors

By |2018-12-20T20:20:43-08:00March 27th, 2018|Business News, Corporate Actions|

Post of Barrons article quoting Dr. Tiemann Author Vito J. Racanelli published an article entitled "Corporate Scandals Have a Cost for Investors" in Barrons, in which he discussed the phenomena of Corporate America's multitude of "ethical and reputational fiascos . . . corporate half-truths, deception and sexual misconduct" incidents, many of which have been dominating the headlines. It turns out [...]

Just a Little Respect

By |2018-12-20T20:22:20-08:00June 3rd, 2017|Business News, TIA|

Dr. Jonathan Tiemann Barron's, the Dow Jones business weekly, published its annual investor survey of America's most respected large companies this week. I was one of 112 investors responding to the survey. It's important to note that the survey asked what companies we respect. I chose to interpret the question narrowly, recognizing that not every successful enterprise — and not [...]

Renewables Won’t Be Enough

By |2018-12-20T20:23:36-08:00March 7th, 2017|Business News, Carbon Emissions, Climate Change, Divestment from Fossil Fuels, Economic Indicators, Energy, Environmental Reporting, Fossil Fuel Free investing, Future Generations, Politics, Preventing Pollution|

Dr. Jonathan Tiemann Would it really be possible to replace our existing energy system with renewables? Mark Jacobson, Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering at Stanford, thinks we can do so by 2050.1  Prof. Jacobson has done an impressive job of synthesizing demographic, economic, and engineering data to develop a formula that seems to show a path toward a fully [...]

Optimism in Detroit

By |2018-12-20T20:25:29-08:00January 24th, 2017|Business News, Politics|

By Dr. Jonathan Tiemann, January 24, 2017 Presidents, especially new ones, make headlines, and the current holder of that office is generating his through a peculiar combination of outlandish statements and high-level meetings with business leaders. Today (January 24) the President summoned to the White House executives from the major US automakers, ostensibly to urge, or perhaps cajole, them to [...]