Russian Rate Jump Fails to Stop Ruble Crash
The ruble plummeted into a freefall on Tuesday, losing as much as 19 percent as panic swept across Russian financial markets.
Sustainable Investment Assets Grew by 76% From 2012 to 2014
A foundation’s research looked at 480 U.S. institutional investors, 308 money managers and 880 investment institutions that applied SRI strategies.
Morningstar’s iPad App Aimed at ETF, Mutual Fund Investors
New apps, data integration offers more access and information to users.
UBS Reps to See Bigger Wealth Bonuses
The 7,000 reps are set to receive more fees and commissions tied to insurance, lending and planning work.
Oil Slump Blindsides Bulls That Wagered on Rout Ending
“A number of investors think we’re close to the bottom,” says Michael Lynch, president of Strategic Energy and Economic Research.
Investors Say No to FINRA’s CARDS Plan
"Data from this survey reveals that investors have serious concerns about the CARDS proposal and the risks such a system could pose to their privacy," says SIFMA CEO Bentsen.
NASAA Launches Online System for Reg D Filings
Electronic Filing Depository creates an 'efficient, streamlined system for state Form D filing requirements,' says NASAA's Beatty.
Sen. Hatch’s 2015 Priority: Torpedo DOL Fiduciary Efforts
Sen. Orrin Hatch, who will take over as Finance Committee chairman, says he will reintroduce his SAFE Act, which halts DOL’s fiduciary overhaul.
Schorsch Resigns From American Realty Capital Post
Two other executives also are leaving the real estate venture, six weeks after accounting errors were announced.
Under the Hood: What You Should Know About the YCharts Tool
YCharts is one of the most impressive applications for research and analysis I've seen in over 25 years as an advisor.