Oranj Launches Free Wealth Management Software Product for Advisors
The MAX offering includes model portfolios and funds from BlackRock, Direxion, Morningstar, ETF Securities and Frost Investment Advisors.
Trump Signs ETF Research Bill
Fair Access to Investment Research Act “puts ETFs on equal footing with other securities,” says Morningstar's Ben Johnson.
VanEck Launches Long/Flat Equity Allocation ETF: Portfolio Products
Direxion changes the index for a small-cap ETF, and Lazard launches a new equity franchise fund.
Scott White to Lead Virginia Bureau of Insurance
White will head an agency with 192 employees and a $27 million annual budget.
Think 7% Returns Are Coming Back Anytime Soon? Think Again.
Two prominent investment strategists cautioned advisors about future gains in client portfolios at FPA’s annual conference.
Bank Behind ‘Fearless Girl’ Statue Settles Gender Pay Dispute
State Street will pay will pay $5 million to more than 300 women.
BlackRock Jumps to the Defense of Index Investing
The balance in market share between passive and active investing is self-regulating, the index fund provider says.
Schwab Announces Lower Cost ETF for 1,000 Largest US Stocks
The Schwab 1000 Index ETF has an operating expense ratio of five basis points compared with 10-15 basis points for comparable funds from competitors.
Watch the US Dollar if You Own Emerging Market Securities
A weak dollar has been key for rally in emerging market stocks and bonds; a reversal could crush that trade, say strategists.
Envision, US Bancorp Launch Mutual Fund Platform: Portfolio Products
Meanwhile, Hartford Funds and NuShares launch new ETFs.