? The Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards released January 2 proposed revisions to its Disciplinary Rules and Procedures that it says outline the duties...
? Security Global Investors, the asset management arm of Security Benefit Corp. of Topeka, Kansas, announced its integration with Rydex Investments, under which Security Global's...
Putnam Investments launched a family of four absolute return mutual funds designed to provide returns of 1%, 3%, 5%, or 7% above those of Treasury...
Behind the Numbers, with Gary Shilling Shilling is still as concerned about excess housing inventories as he was in January when we talked to him about...
Barclays' Launches Two International Treasury Bond Funds
Barclays Global Investors has launched the iShares S&P/Citigroup International Treasury Bond Fund and the iShares S&P/Citigroup 1-3 Year International Treasury Bond Fund.
Advisors Feeling Overwhelmed
As markets fluctuate and clients demand more ttention, maintaining a balance between physical and mental health is essential to the quality of planner's businesses
B/D Briefings News & Products
On December 1, 2008, Securian Financial Group's acquisition of Capital Financial Group, Inc. and its broker/dealer affiliate, H. Beck, Inc., closed. The acquisition, announced in...
"We at Alger have been expanding our charitable activities in both participation and donations for about seven years now, trying to focus on giving back...
Retirement Planning News & Products
A recent analysis by Hewitt Associates of 2.7 million U.S. workers found that the average 401(k) plan balance has dropped 14% in 2008 to $68,000,...
Passing It Along
Despite the market maelstrom that has slashed the value of portfolios left and right, there is still plenty of wealth that is on the brink...