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Ed Meek
CEO/Investment Advisor

Edge Portfolio Management

City:Winfield

State: IL



BIOGRAPHY:
At Edge, a low client to advisor ratio allows for personal and customized service for each individual.  Our goal is to work as a team for each client to provide not only portfolio management but wealth coordination and financial planning.  We make every effort to have frequent communication with our clients and to provide timely response to calls and emails.  I also enjoy spending time with my wife and three kids, playing and following basketball, playing golf, and participating as an advisory board member for Breakthrough Urban Ministries.

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How Low Can It Go?

Panick selling sends markets to 12-month lows.

| BY Donald Liebenson

The Dow Jones Industrial Average plunged nearly 500 points today before rebounding slightly as weak economic data from China panicked investors already concerned about the European debt crisis and an increasingly gloomy U.S Federal Reserve, which yesterday announced new stimulus efforts. 

The markets are on track to close at a 12-month low, while the Volatility Index, also known as the market’s fear index jumped 13.92 percent to above 42.



About the Author


Donald Liebenson

dliebenson@millionairecorner.com

Donald Liebenson writes news and features for Millionaire Corner. He has been published in the Chicago Tribune, The Chicago Sun-Times, The Los Angeles Times, Fiscal Times, Entertainment Weekly, Huffington Post, and other outlets. He has also served as a marketing writer for Chicago-based Questar Entertainment and distributor Baker & Taylor.  

A graduate of the University of Southern California, he is married with a college-age son. He also writes extensively about entertainment.