James Byrne is Chief Executive Officer of Grand Street Advisors an Independently owned Registered Investment Advisor with clients located across the country. Grand Street manages client portfolios that are highly customized to fit each unique situation and client needs.on a flat fee basis. The disciplined approach is based on value and growth at a reasonable price, asset allocation, risk management, structuring each portfolio to closely be aligned with each clients specific circumstance. Client accounts are non-discretionary, so continued open client communication is key to performance and success. James extensive experience covers 25+ years in the investment community. Prior to establishing his firm in Kansas City, Missouri, James cut his teeth on the Institutional Fixed Income Arbitrage and Trading Desks on Wall Street at some of the largest global financial institutions such as Sanwa USA and Spear, Leeds & Kellogg. James pens a financial blog covering various mico and macroeconomic topics influencing investors and market trends. Visit: The Grand View (http://www.grand-view.blogspot.com/).