Kate Campbell King, CFP

About Kate Campbell King

Kate Campbell King, CFP® is the Founding Partner and Chief Investment Officer at North Berkeley Wealth Management.

Inflation and All That Jazz

By |2021-10-29T15:02:50-07:00October 15th, 2021|

Should we consider the current inflation as temporary or real? There are real price increases impacting consumers today, but we're also unlikely to see the long-term inflation experienced in the 1970s.

From Idea to Reality

By |2021-08-06T13:00:36-07:00July 30th, 2021|

Response to our worsening climate crisis is complex and gradual. A chorus of voices from investors and consumers can accelerate the process for all stakeholders in the global ecosystem.

They Who Have The Gold

By |2021-07-16T13:52:12-07:00July 2nd, 2021|

Diverse boards and diverse management teams - both in terms of gender and racial diversity - can anticipate a broader set of needs, and come up with more innovative solutions.

There and Back Again

By |2021-06-11T15:25:22-07:00June 4th, 2021|

To navigate the boundary between your portfolio and your needs in life, your choices and priorities should be front and center when deciding to buy, sell, and reallocate equities.

The Hemingway Law of Motion

By |2021-06-11T15:26:12-07:00May 28th, 2021|

Life is full of tipping points, and change isn’t always smooth and linear. Response to certain crises can take much longer to develop than expected, and when it does coalesce, change can occur faster than anticipated. Rapid change may be coming for the oil industry.

Growing Pains

By |2021-03-30T10:14:30-07:00March 19th, 2021|

We are now probably getting into the second act of the pandemic, and can’t yet see clearly the possible twists in the plot that will set us down in an entirely new landscape. Like a Shakespearean character, though, we continue to accommodate to circumstance.

Engaging with Social Justice

By |2021-02-19T13:39:00-08:00February 10th, 2021|

In 2020, our firm looked at the issues of justice, equality, diversity, and inclusion (JEDI) in our community, our industry, and our workplace. We asked ourselves, how do we better engage in issues of social justice?

Pedaling as Fast as We Can

By |2021-02-11T14:06:09-08:00February 5th, 2021|

Optimism in the markets is being driven by innovation, ultra-low interest rates, and the promise of financial and public health support from the government. Are we running ahead of reality?

New Solutions, New Challenges

By |2020-12-18T15:28:56-08:00December 4th, 2020|

Environmental concerns have led many people to embrace electric vehicles. Demand is driving innovation and widespread adoption is sparking growth in new industries, especially around the reuse and recycling of batteries.

Taking In The View

By |2020-10-30T15:41:05-07:00October 23rd, 2020|

There is anxiety about the near future and how it will affect financial markets. It's important to remember that short term variation is usually reversed at some point, averaging out to create consistent longer term results.

Faith and Doubt in Equal Measure

By |2020-10-20T14:44:32-07:00July 13th, 2020|

Up or down, an undercurrent of uncertainty runs through the markets and current life. Yet, we need to make decisions, and we need to be able to move forward. Both Optimism and caution guide us as we engage in our work toward long-term growth.