Don't Give Your Money Away
It's a common enough scenario these days. Someone claiming to be a vendor says, “We’re having issues with our bank account, so when you send out our payment, please don't use the account number you have.”
Returns and Diversification Value Outweigh Volatility
If you ask Larry Luxenberg of Lexington Avenue Capital Management how long he’s been doing international investing in his clients’ portfolios, he’ll tell you it’s “been decades.”
SEC Enforcement: Flurry of Charges Over Phony Health Food Company
Meanwhile, Silicon Valley-based Saba Software and two of its former executives were charged with a fraudulent accounting scheme.
New Hire Roundup: Barclays Taps Bhargava to Head Wealth, Investment Management
In another personnel move, Michael McKeigue has joined Montage Investments as managing director of the national accounts team.
Top 5 Reasons to Look at Green Bonds
Values-based investments offer global growth opportunity to retail investors.
UPDATE: Scotland Votes “No” on Independence
On September 18, Scotland voted “No” on independence from the U.K. by a 55%-to-45% margin.
SEC, CFPB Enforcement: AgFeed Fined $18M for Fattening Its Stock Price
Meanwhile, the CFPB sued for-profit chain Corinthian Colleges for predatory lending, and a hedge fund manager was charged with pocketing extra fees.
Scottish Independence Vote Shakes Up U.K. Economy
While the outcome has yet to be decided, the toll on the economy of the U.K. has been substantial.
Philippines: Hot Market, Growing Economy
Port bottleneck threatens growth while planned mineral export ban drives prices higher.
Investors Keep Close Eye on ISIS Insurgency, Impact on Economies
Moves by the European Central Bank and Western governments to ensure liquidity in the global financial system provide support as ISIS threat continues.