John Thur has a business, Strategic Investment Management, where he manages investment portfolios and gives financial advice to a select group of high net worth individuals, in Western New York and throughout the United States. His company has partnered with Independent Solutions Wealth Management (ISWM), an RIA (Registered Investment Advisor) and division of The Financial Guys. The Financial Guys are an Investment Management Firm with over $850 Million in assets under management. He is a research analyst, portfolio manager and trader in the Equity and Fixed Income securities markets. He not only manages his client’s portfolios but assists with the management of the ISWM model portfolios and certain ISWM client’s that can benefit from individually tailored investment portfolios.
John Thur. is a member of the CFA Institute and its local affiliate the CFA Society of Buffalo, where he was a past president. He has also been a Trustee on the Monsignor John Lodge Mc Hugh Endowment Fund, at the St. Amelia Church in Tonawanda, NY, for the past 10 years.
Mr. Thur is a 1980 graduate of the University of Buffalo, School of Management and Accounting where he earned a BS in Accounting. He also received his CFA (Charted Financial Analyst) designation in 1990.