Driverless Cars Not an Answer to High Insurance Rates
Ah, the self-driving car—no more worries about finding a designated driver or falling asleep at the wheel.
SEC Enforcement: Oil CEO Charged With Bilking Investors via Spam Emails
Meanwhile, the microcap promoter who got in trouble for a pump-and-dump scheme involving Daniel “Rudy” Ruettiger's company is in the SEC's sights again.
World Cup Bribery Scandal: 6 Things Investors Need to Know
While the jury is still out on the final outcome, investors in host countries and related sectors should know about the investigation and possible consequences.
New Hire Roundup: Advisor Software Adds Nguyen as Chief Technology Officer
Meanwhile, Hartford Funds announced that Tom Scanlan, Tom Monks and Nick Hammer have joined as advisor consultants.
Taking Advantage of Different Points in the Economic Cycle
David Taube of Kalorama lists ways to "capture the returns of the best-performing markets,” including where an individual country stands in its economic cycle.
Top Portfolio Products: Vanguard Tweaks Money Market Funds
Plus, Advent updates its Black Diamond wealth platform, and Lincoln enhances an annuity suite.
SEC Enforcement: Fantasy Sports-Style Investing Site Gets a Little Too Real
Meanwhile, Massachusetts-based Interinvest Corp. and its owner funneled more than $17 million in client assets into four troubled Canadian penny stock companies, the SEC says.
New Hire Roundup: RBC Global Asset Management Adds 5
Meanwhile, Northern Trust added a senior VP in New York and a Minnesota state president.
China’s 10 Best Latin American Friends
Here are 10 Latin American countries with big business ties to China.
Auto-IRAs Not Necessarily an Auto-Solution
The retirement problem won't be solved by auto-IRAs, but they could help younger workers, EBRI says.