4 Tips on Tracking Precious Metals
ETF Securities' expert explains the influence of macroeconomic and other global issues on these investments.
Gene Fama to Keynote 5th Annual Morningstar ETF Conference
Strategic beta, emerging markets, active management and alternatives are among this year's topics, as well as a keynote presentation from economist and Nobel laureate Eugene Fama.
Warren Buffett Talks to Senators Sometimes
Warren Buffett spoke to Sen. Orrin Hatch before investing in the Tim Hortons/Burger King deal. This is the sort of conversation legislators should be having.
SEC Busts Hedge Fund’s Fake Research, Soft Dollar Scam
The SEC charged a Minneapolis-based firm with bilking investors out of more than $1 million using fake research expenses and fees.
SEC’s White: Fiduciary Rule Important, but Dodd-Frank, JOBS Mandates Come First
Chairwoman Mary Jo White told senators Tuesday that a fiduciary options list is a "high priority," but legally mandated rulemakings must take precedence.
Assets Flood Into Hedge Fund Liquid Alternatives: Study
Hedge funds are elbowing into the mainstream at an accelerated pace, bringing new products to market and driving asset growth, Deutsche Bank says.
RCAP’s Crowdfunding Site: A Smart Move?
Chairman Nicholas Schorsch says the crowdfunding site should bring RCS Capital advisors more business. Industry experts like Mark Elzweig are optimistic.
Potential Market Crash Ahead, Axel Merk Warns
The portfolio manager argues that U.S. recovery is based on "asset price inflation," and that a Fed pullout could send everything tumbling.
The Market Dependency of Private Equity Funds: Searching for Alpha for September 2014
PE funds are more market dependent than you might suspect. Here's why, and how, along with how the market indexes performed in August.
Hedge Funds Buoyed in First Half by Private Wealth Allocations
Hedge fund managers may be feeling competitive pressure for investor assets, but their fundraising is thriving.