Sep 2, 2015 – Three-quarters of economist surveyed by Bloomberg in August say the Fed will lift the upper bound of its target rate to 0.5 % at its Sept. 16-17 meeting.
Sep 1, 2015 – "Many expect to continue working in retirement,” says Catherine Collinson, president of the Transamerica Center for Retirement Studies.
Sep 1, 2015 – The $9.12 billion AQR Managed Futures Strategy Fund pulled in an estimated $360 million in net subscriptions last month through Aug. 28 as bets against commodities and currencies paid off.
Aug 31, 2015 – Bank of New York Mellon, which has been plagued for the past week with computer problems that prevented it from providing prices for mutual funds and ETFs, said today it has provided net asset values for both through Friday.
Aug 31, 2015 – For almost 30 minutes as hundreds of billions of dollars were erased from equities, no signals were sent by the world’s most popular sentiment gauge as options prices turned erratic. When it switched on, the VIX jerked higher faster than anyone had ever seen, rising 82% on its first tick to 51, a level not reached since the financial crisis.
Aug 28, 2015 – Investment managers facing tough questions from regulators over what caused trading disruptions for hundreds of exchange-traded funds this week said they got hit by a double whammy.
Aug 28, 2015 – The glitch's impact is widespread. Prudential, for instance, says 40 of its more than 60 funds were affected.
Aug 27, 2015 – Mutual fund giant Fidelity Investments is warning deflationary pressures in the U.S. are building.
Aug 26, 2015 – BlackRock said it is acquiring digital wealth management firm FutureAdvisor, joining the ever more crowded ranks of robo advisors.
Aug 24, 2015 – Turbulence in financial markets gathered momentum amid intensifying concern over slowing global growth, pushing the Dow Jones Industrial Average into a correction and giving other stock gauges their worst losses since 2011.
Aug 24, 2015 – Hedge funds betting on commodities lost the most in almost three years in July as the price-rout deepened.
Aug 21, 2015 – The bond market is sending a warning to the Federal Reserve: a false step could leave the U.S. bogged down in a disinflationary quagmire well into the next decade.
Aug 20, 2015 – Access to information and data is important, but having visibility into the timing of key daily, monthly, and yearly deliverables is a greater benefit.
Aug 20, 2015 – Deutsche Bank co-CEO John Cryan is considering the biggest overhaul of the lender’s management structure in more than a decade.
Aug 19, 2015 – Alibaba’s finance affiliate unveiled a wealth management app to help less well-heeled Chinese buy into hundreds of funds and track stocks from Hong Kong to the Nasdaq off their smartphones.