Mar 11, 2014 – Treasury market volatility declined to a 10-month low as investors tried to discern how much winter weather is responsible for slowing the economy.
Mar 11, 2014 – Steven Schoenfeld staked his career on a single belief in 2010: there was latent demand in the U.S. Jewish community to invest in Israeli stocks.
Mar 11, 2014 – SAC Capital Advisors LP, Steven Cohen’s hedge-fund firm that last year agreed to pay a record fine to settle U.S. insider-trading charges, said it will rename itself Point72 Asset Management.
Mar 10, 2014 – Enhanced alpha ETFs are expected to be the next wave of product evolution to meet asset managers' investment needs, according to Marc Chaikin,CEO and founder of Chaikin Analytics.
Mar 10, 2014 – Vanguard has roughly $2.4 trillion in assets under management and roughly half of those are in indexed products. "Can Vanguard become too big?" asks writer Allan Roth in this week's issue of Money Management Executive.
Mar 10, 2014 – From BlackRock launching a new iShares ETF to net inflows of $27.94 billion for long-term funds, here's top news impacting mutual fund and ETF managers and providers.
Mar 10, 2014 – Change can be uncomfortable, but it's often a necessity to stay in the game.
Mar 10, 2014 – Only a few years ago, the top three fund families in the U.S. were nearly identical in size. Not any more.
Mar 10, 2014 – When it comes to a mutual fund company's success with branding and client referrals, financial advisors can play a key role.
Mar 7, 2014 – Investment flowing into exchange- traded funds focused on real estate this year has already eclipsed the 2013 total as concern over rising interest rates subsides and property markets improve.
Mar 7, 2014 – Investors are having a change of heart about U.S. consumer stocks, a sign their optimism about Americans’ discretionary spending remains intact even after a January selloff.
Mar 6, 2014 – Money is flooding into exchange- traded funds focused on health care at the fastest rate in at least six years, driven by booming biotechnology and pharmaceutical sectors bringing new products to market.
Mar 6, 2014 – Overseas trading of Russian stocks is soaring as investors react to the twists and turns of the military standoff in Ukraine long after the Moscow bourse has closed for the day.
Mar 6, 2014 – Bruce Berkowitz, who runs the mutual-fund firm Fairholme Capital Management in Miami, sent a couple of scorching letters to the boards of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac the other day, blasting their directors for failing to protect the rights of shareholders.
Mar 5, 2014 – Pimco Unconstrained Bond Fund, one of the firm’s most important offerings as clients turn away from traditional fixed-income products, overhauled its investments in the fourth quarter, when Bill Gross replaced Chris Dialynas as manager of the $25.6 billion fund.