Senate Bill Targets ‘Earnings Stripping’ by Corporate Inverters
“This bill curtails the incentive for companies to use shady accounting gimmicks to avoid paying their U.S. tax obligations," says Sen. Schumer, one sponsor.
Gundlach: Don’t ‘Fight This Rally’ in Bonds
In his quarterly outlook, the DoubleLine CEO says forecasts of a rate hike are "almost comical" and holding currencies other than the dollar is "foolish."
12 Best States for Adjusted Advisor Pay
Low cost of living often offsets lower advisor pay in some states, while in other states high pay offsets high cost of living.
SEC Busts Hedge Fund’s Fake Research, Soft Dollar Scam
The SEC charged a Minneapolis-based firm with bilking investors out of more than $1 million using fake research expenses and fees.
Why Low Volatility Produces High Returns
They say there’s no free lunch in economics, but investing in low-volatility stocks appears to make a gourmet banquet available at diner prices.
12 Best & Worst Broker-Dealers: Q2 Earnings, 2014
Some of Wall Street’s major players still struggle with litigation expenses; many are finding ways to further boost their wealth results.
Morningstar Upgrades 13 Funds, Downgrades 2
The research group issued new ratings on four mutual funds in August.
SEC’s White: Fiduciary Rule Important, but Dodd-Frank, JOBS Mandates Come First
Chairwoman Mary Jo White told senators Tuesday that a fiduciary options list is a "high priority," but legally mandated rulemakings must take precedence.
Wealthy Investors Gung-Ho on Economy, Their Portfolios: Morgan Stanley
The Investor Pulse Poll also showed that high-net-worth couples are collaborating on big financial decisions such as retirement.
Brokers Battle Deutsche Bank Over Selling In-House Products
Since the market collapse of 2008, scrutiny has intensified on the way large banks and securities firms treat their brokerage customers.