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.
Has Fiduciary Rule Sparked Price War Among ETF Providers?
The moves by BlackRock and Schwab to slash fees on index ETFs “could be the beginning of a price war,” says Morningstar’s Ellenbogen.
Janus-Henderson Merger May Not Slow Firms’ Outflows
One analyst says the deal brings both sides added distribution capabilities in untapped global markets, but it’s unclear whether outflows can be stopped.
Henderson-Janus Merger Signals Fee Pressures Spurring M&A
The combined asset management firm, Janus Henderson Global Investors Plc, will have $320 billion in assets, plus Bill Gross.
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.
Can Smart Beta Work for Fixed-Income ETFs?
Several specialists lay out the case for these products and highlight factors driving premiums for the strategy.
Transparent Perspective for the Year’s Final Quarter
ETFs offer transparent access to markets, which can help advisors manage uncomfortable conversations with clients.
Boomers Are Biggest Investors in Surging ETF Market: Study
Investors are pouring huge amounts of capital into ETFs, attracted by their low cost and investment flexibility, and boomers are leading the charge.
Vanguard Appoints John James as New Head of HR
Vanguard has appointed John James to be its new head of human resources beginning Dec. 31.