Tony Blair, Lindsey Graham: Wake Up! 21st Century War Is Here
Terrorists and leaders like Putin wage war by different rules. It's time for a wake-up call, Tony Blair, Sen. Graham and others said.
The Pharrell Williams of Advisors?
Much like Pharrell Williams sings in "Happy," Donna Skeels Cygan feels that happiness is the truth for her clients.
Rogoff: This Time Is Not Different (That’s a Good Thing)
Economic historian Ken Rogoff says pessimists are wrong to assume that "this time is different" and that we’re heading into an era of secular stagnation.
Bad Behavior Cost Mutual Fund Investors 8 Percentage Points in 2014: Dalbar
Dalbar’s latest investor behavior study shows, for the 21st time, that investors are their own worst enemies and that advisors can be their best friends.
A Counterintuitive Way to Keep Clients Happier
Risk-profiling firm Riskalyze argues that, paradoxically, advisors win by initiating relationships based on risk rather than return.
Clients in ‘Terror’ Over Health Care as Advisors Go AWOL
Clients’ "terror" is advisors’ error in retirement health care, according to HealthView Services, whose white paper goes through planning steps it says most advisors neglect.
Hedge Fund Firm GMO Says Stop Hedging Your (Foreign) Bets
The Boston-based hedge fund firm argues that, paradoxically, hedging foreign equity actually increases risk.
Rising Rate Consensus Is Wrong: Research Affiliates
Worried about rising rates? Don’t be. But there’s ample room to be worried about the reason rates won’t be rising much, Research Affiliates warns.
AIG Advisor Group SpeakLoud Campaign Tells Advisors: We’ll Make Your Voice Heard
“SpeakLoud” is the rallying cry of AIG Advisor Group's new multimedia recruitment campaign targeting advisors seeking a new home.
Ferri’s Forecast for Next 30 Years
As a flurry of forecasts look at the coming quarter or year, Portfolio Solutions principal Rick Ferri takes a bit of a longer view.