Who Wants to Buy LPL? So Far, One Ex-Broker
In a challenging week for the IBD, Joseph Nodarse of Hudson, Riley says he is exploring a bid, but there’s skepticism over his plan.
So Many Hedge Funds, So Little Alpha
The good news? Alpha can be produced on a consistent basis by some exceptional people. The bad news? They won’t manage any of your money.
Sizing Up Where Clinton & Trump Invest Their Money
Looking at the candidates’ personal portfolios based on financial disclosures filed with the Federal Election Commission.
Top Portfolio Products: Envestnet Launches DOL Compliance Solution
The platform enhancement is designed to help advisors comply with the new rule as part of a "seamless wealth management process."
Goldman Sees ‘Buying Opportunity’ if Gold’s Slump Gets Worse
A big price decline below $1,250 an ounce would signal a "buy" for gold if "downside risks to global growth remain," says Goldman.
Top Portfolio Products: Actively Managed ETFs From TrimTabs, AdvisorShares, ProShares
The new ETFs target stocks with strong cash flow and high dividends, Korean equities, oil futures and a socially responsible money market equivalent.
Turning Cryptocurrency Into an Asset Class
In an age of negative rates, bitcoin takes on new importance for advisors, investors, banks and consumers.
Three Top Questions About Managed Futures, Answered
Historically, managed futures strategies have had mostly positive annual returns, but three consecutive years of drawdowns have raised concerns.
But Is Bitcoin Safe?
There’s been plenty of spilled ink on the subject of bitcoin theft.
Top Earners Back Clinton After Decades With GOP: Bloomberg Poll
In the poll, conducted days before the first Clinton-Trump debate, top earners favored Clinton over Trump by 41% to 37%.