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Can Advanced Nuclear raise funding from Venture Capital?

By |2019-09-02T23:41:52-08:00August 31st, 2019|Divestment from Fossil Fuels, Energy, Institutional Investors, TIA, Venture Capital|

Can entrepreneurs working on innovations in nuclear energy raise venture capital in today's market? This is the topic that Valerie Gardner, TIA's cofounder and principal, addressed together with James Magowan, founder of Arboreal Capital, at a session of the 2019 Nuclear Innovation Bootcamp that was held in Paris, France on August 28th, 2019.  Ms. Gardner and Mr. Magowan were [...]

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 [...]

Are Banks Necessary?

By |2018-12-20T20:21:54-08:00November 29th, 2017|Banking, California History, Crypto-currency, TIA, Trade & Commerce|

In today's increasingly digital economy, we can get through our day without ever having to touch cash, write a check or go to a bank. The question of what "money" is emerges as we consider what the relative advantages and disadvantages are of maintaining all of our transactions through electronic systems. Bitcoin poses yet additional challenges for those who believe [...]

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 [...]