For long-haul ETF investors, the financial landscape has changed considerably over the past several years, largely due to a hunger for income solutions.
The Standard & Poors 500 Index will have negative inflation-adjusted returns during the next seven years because U.S. stocks are so overvalued, said Ben Inker, head of global asset allocation at investment firm Grantham Mayo Van Otterloo & Co.
With many possible shifts in economic policy fund flows were relatively weak during the first week of November, according to the EPFR Global News Release. Only money market funds and funds dedicated to European and Japanese assets saw significant inflows.
Fitch Ratings placed the BBB-minus rating of Puerto Rico's general obligation bonds on rating watch negative Thursday afternoon.
While IT budgets at buy-side firms have not fully recovered from the cutbacks of the Great Recession, front-office demands keep growing in quantity, complexity and required speed of response.
Goldman Sachs Asset Management (GSAM) announced it has entered into an agreement with Deutsche Asset & Wealth Management (DeAWM) to acquire DeAWM's stable value business, with total assets under supervision of $21.6 billion as of June 30, 2013
Mutual fund families have traditionally left the topic of how to allocate certain fund expenses to management and fund officers.
Rob Goldman founded Goldman Small Cap Research (GSCR)--not affiliated with Goldman Sachs--in 2009. He has over 20 years of investment and research experience as a senior research analyst and as a portfolio and mutual fund manager.
Innovation is a constant in any industry, but sometimes in the fund business its mark is not always obvious.