About CAST

CAST [Center for Applied Strategy] provides management consulting services to companies within the financial services industry.  The phrase ‘Applied Strategy’ embedded in our name captures a cornerstone principle of the firm; providing the highest quality of service, customized to each client, resulting in significant and tangible bottom-line performance improvement.


Fresh Perspectives

George Braunegg Inducted into Eberly Hall of Distinction (5/20/2015) - Indiana University of Pennsylvania’s Eberly College of Business and Information Technology honored George Braunegg, a 1979 accounting graduate of the Eberly College of Business and Information Technology, with induction into the Hall of Distinction during its 2015 Business Day...
CAST Leverages ActivityTrak® (10/24/2014) - In 2014, CAST assisted a Top 20 Pharmaceutical Company to capture and analyze discrete data about the performance of corporate resources within the Pharmaceutical Development group. During a four week period, CAST captured approximately 500,000 unique data points, including human, building, equipment, and raw material interactive performance....

News and Events

CASTing an Eye on Banking Newsletter – June 18, 2015 (6/18/2015) - ECONOMIC ENVIRONMENT: "Economists See Bright Consumer Outlook" - Consumers are coming out of their shells and heading to the mall. What will keep shoppers spending for the rest of the year are much healthier labor markets, according to economists surveyed by The Wall Street Journal....
CASTing an Eye on Wealth Management Newsletter – June 18, 2015 (6/18/2015) - INDUSTRY TRENDS: "FIA Sales Remain Strong" - The Insured Retirement Institute (IRI) today announced final first-quarter 2015 sales results for the U.S. annuity industry, based on data reported by Beacon Research and Morningstar, Inc. Industry-wide annuity sales in the first quarter of 2015 reached $52.7 billion, a 6.9 percent decrease from $56.6 billion in the previous quarter and a 6 percent decline from $56.1 billion in the first quarter of 2014...

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CAST Management Consultants
700 S. Flower St., Ste. 1900
Los Angeles, CA 90017
(213) 614-8066