25 Best Countries for Retirement Security: 2016
Is the U.S.A. number one? Not even close when it comes to its retirement system, according to Natixis.
Fidelity, Schwab, NPT Report Strong Giving From Donor-Advised Funds
Organizations focused on education, cancer research, human services and feeding the hungry were among the main recipients of grants recommended by donors.
Foundations Slowly Come Around to Responsible Investing
A third of U.S. foundations are using or considering responsible investing strategies, a survey found, but obstacles remain.
Kleintop: 3 Reasons to Stay Globally Diversified
Investors who retrench after the Brexit vote could miss out on the next "investing megatrend," Schwab strategist Jeffrey Kleintop says.
Social Impact Bonds Gain Global Momentum
The Social Finance Global Network looks at these public-private partnerships. Here's one (for preschoolers) that panned out and one (for inmates) that didn't.
Managed Futures Rebound in June After Brexit Vote
Managed futures funds hit the jackpot in June, returning 3.9%, their best monthly average return since 2014, eVestment reported.
Pension Benefits May Be More Portable Than You Think: Retirement Think Tank
Many plans allow employees who change jobs to retain and even increase benefits, the National Institute on Retirement Security says.
Top 10 Tax, Estate Planning Issues for Same-Sex Couples
“Today, there are opportunities and protections within reach for same-sex couples that were unavailable during most of American history,” says lawyer John McManus.
Billion-Dollar Hedge Fund Investors Staying the Course
Several high-profile decisions to ditch hedge funds have raised the question of whether a mass exit is underway. But the numbers say no.
Private Student Loan Delinquency Rates Decline
Delinquency and charge-off rates for private student loans are the lowest since before the 2008 financial crisis, according to new research.