Alternative Bond Funds: What Advisors Need to Know
Different funds have radically different strategies and management arrangements, experts say.
Top Portfolio Products: First Trust Launches Eurozone ETF
Meanwhile, Global X adds two ETFs based on JPMorgan's Efficiente and U.S. Sector Rotator indexes.
SEC Responds to Market Volatility by Ramping Up Bond-Fund Exams
Surging market volatility is making regulators increasingly concerned that bond funds have loaded up on hard-to-sell assets.
Janus Positioning to Gather Money as Gross Move Reshapes Market
Janus is in conversations with countless institutions and advisors as the firm seeks to grab some of PIMCO's outflows, CEO Richard Weil says.
Ritholtz: The Easy-Money Stock Market Is Over
There's a palpable tension in the equity markets, Barry Ritholtz writes. So what is happening beneath the surface?
Advisors Leave PIMCO, Not to Follow Gross
Advisors are moving client money from the Total Return Fund and others Bill Gross once managed, to comparable "drama-free" funds.
S&P 500 Pares Biggest Loss Since 2011; Bonds Trim Rally
Jittery markets go through wild ride but recover at close. S&P lost 3% but ended day down 0.8%.
Fidelity Launches Actively Managed, Fixed Income ETFs
Fidelity Investments is expanding its ETF offerings with a suite of actively managed fixed income funds.
Janus Buys VelocityShares, Giving Gross Fixed Income ETF Launching Pad: Morningstar
The $30 million acquisition positions Janus “within the rapidly growing rules-based and active ETF universe," says Janus Capital CEO Richard Weil.
PIMCO’s Q3 Outflows Top 5% of Assets
The big bond shop’s AUM declined by about $23.5 billion after Bill Gross departed for Janus.