Alpha Is Hard to Produce, Not Hard to Find
Generally speaking, alpha and beta can coexist nicely within an investment portfolio.
Why Emerging Markets Deserve Another Look
EGShare's Zeitoun shares his views on these ETFs, the topic of smart beta and the future of the industry.
What John Oliver Got Right (and Wrong) About the DOL Fiduciary Rule
Oliver has provided some needed exposure--and clarity--on a rule little understood by consumers.
Bogle at ‘65’: Offers Investor Do’s & Don’ts, Shows Market Landscape
Vanguard titan John Bogle talks about the investing wisdom he’s gathered during his 65 years in financial services.
Vanguard’s McNabb: DOL Got It Right; Get Used to Shrinking Fees
Advisors need to learn to use technology to help business, McNabb said at Morningstar Conference, envisioning a hybrid future for advisors.
Fed Keeps Rates Unchanged, Sees Fewer Rate Hikes for Year
Fed lowers growth forecasts for year and for longer range, saying weaker data merit close watching.
Gundlach Blasts Policies of ‘Zombie Fed,’ Negative Rates
He warns investors to expect no hikes this summer and no Brexit, but a “rocky ride,” and says negative rates are “wrong, wrong, wrong!”
With FutureAdvisor, BlackRock Seeks to Compete With Schwab, Vanguard
BlackRock says its robo offering provides advisory firms, wealth managers and banks a “credible way” to take on Schwab and Vanguard.
Green Bonds: A Surging Market for Socially Responsible Investing
The green bond market could double in size this year, boosted by issuance from China and U.S. corporations like Apple.
Investments in Commodity, Fixed Income ETFs Hit Record High
In May, U.S.-listed funds gathered net inflows of $3.3 billion, with the biggest gainers commodity ETFs/ETPs.