Money Rolls In for the Money Managers
We can point to at least three trends that are helping to push assets under management and revenue to records, Barry Ritholtz says.
Ritholtz on Tony Robbins: A Self-Help Genius With Terrible Financial Advice
Tony Robbins is a self-help genius who truly understands the human psyche, Barry Ritholtz writes. But then there's his financial advice.
Ritholtz: Guess How Much Money Bill Gross Made Last Year?
Gross made nearly as much money at Pimco as 20 CEOs combined. Was he worth it? Barry Ritholtz asks.
Ritholtz: The Easy-Money Stock Market Is Over
There's a palpable tension in the equity markets, Barry Ritholtz writes. So what is happening beneath the surface?
Ritholtz: Calpers’ Hedge Fund Exit Sets Off an Earthquake
Calpers’ decision to pull out of hedge funds could be a sign of radical change in the fund industry as a whole, Barry Ritholtz writes.
The Biggest Lie of the New Century
The claim that bank executives did nothing illegal during the financial crisis is simply implausible if not laughable, Barry Ritholtz writes.
Ritholtz to Alt Fund Investors: Beware ‘Negative Alpha’
Barry Ritholtz asks: Why should individual investors want to invest like a hedge fund?
Should Stock Investors ‘Fight the Fed’?
One of the oldest rules on Wall Street is don’t fight the Fed. But that knee-jerk response might be wrong, Barry Ritholtz says.
Pro Forecasters Stink, but Individuals Are Worse
Individuals pile into equities while pros pull out? The knee-jerk response is to run away, but it's not quite that simple, Barry Ritholtz says.
A Correction Is Coming ... So?
The news media's worries about bullish market highs aren't producing very good investment advice, Barry Ritholtz says.