Why Gold Is Trouncing Stocks This Year
Gold prices have surged $100 an ounce over the past seven weeks, closing Friday at their highest price in almost three months.
Bond ETFs: Hotter Than Ever
Bond ETFs are hot — not as hot as equity ETFs, but hotter than they’ve ever been.
Yellen Defends Financial Regs That Trump Opposes
Her speech at Jackson Hole seemed directed at Trump, who will decide whether to reappoint or replace her.
ETF, ETP Inflows Through July Nearly Equal 2016 Total
Assets in smart beta funds and products hit a new record, ETFGI reports.
Ratings Agencies Warn About Failure to Raise Debt Ceiling
Fitch Ratings says it will review the U.S. credit rating if the government has to prioritize debt service payments.
Treasury Bill Rates Surging as Debt-Ceiling Deadline Approaches
Rates jumped after Trump threatened a government shutdown to get Congress to pay for Mexican border wall.
Vanguard Files for ETF Covering Entire US Corporate Bond Market
It has a filed preliminary registration statement with the SEC, with an expected launch date in the fourth quarter.
Death Knell of Libor Heralds Structured Notes Backed by ... Libor
Janus Henderson Group has just announced two new ETNs linked to Libor — a long and short one.
Are You Ready for T+2?
The shorter settlement period for trades — two days instead of three — has implications for financial advisors.
VelocityShares Launches Libor Rate ETNs: Portfolio Products
Also, Principal Financial launches a new retirement design solution.