Farmland: An Increasingly Popular Alternative Investment
A report found that more investors are buying agricultural/farmland assets to diversify and profit from growing global demand for food.
Finke: Keys to Retirement Planning in a Low-Yield World
It’d be nice to believe market returns will be as high in the future as they were in the past. Science suggests they won’t.
A New Wealth Focus
For Research on Wealth’s first quarterly issue, we focus on low yields—how they impact your clients and your business, and what you can do in response.
Harvard’s Endowment Loses Nearly $2B in Latest Fiscal Year
The prestigious university just reported its worst performance for its endowment since 2009, with timber assets underperforming.
‘Obscene Cuts’ to Medicaid Would Impact LTC: Sen. Casey
At Genworth LTC symposium, experts say both private and public sector products are needed for effective LTC solutions.
10 Best Paying Cities for Women
Pay rates vary from one region to another within the U.S.; in some places, the pay gap between men and women varies substantially, too.
Fed Leaves Rates Unchanged as 3 Members Dissent
The Fed left rates steady, as expected, but it did suggest a rate hike before year-end, and three Fed members favored raising rates today.
Top 5 Money Habits of Happy Couples: Ameriprise Study
While 68% of couples say they communicate well about their finances, 31% admit they argue about money at least once a month.
Fed Meeting Shouldn't Obscure BOJ's Big Moment
The most informative policy decision this week could take place in Tokyo, which may signal what lies ahead for other central banks.
Goldman Picks a Side in One of the Fed's Most Contentious Debates
Economists try to get to the bottom of inflation's chicken-or-egg problem.