Morningstar Files to Launch Its Own Mutual Funds for Advisors
The subadvised funds will replace current third-party funds that comprise Morningstar Managed Portfolios.
Big Investors Keep Faith With Private Equity in 2017
Preqin poll finds concerns about asset pricing are not souring plans to invest capital.
Private Equity Robust in 2016, American Investment Council Says
The industry is "poised for more acquisitions in 2017," the group says.
Hedge Funds Accede to Demands for New Fee Structures
Nearly three-quarters of hedge fund managers in a recent survey said they were implementing new fee structures, Citco and HFM Global reported.
ETFs Surge Past Hedge Funds in Assets
Disaffected investors pose fundraising challenge for hedge funds this year, ETFGI reports.
Research Affiliates Launches Smart Beta Factor Valuation Tool: Portfolio Products
In other product news, Hartford Funds expands its socially responsible investing lineup.
SEC Crowdfunding Rules May Be ‘Too Restrictive’: Acting Chair
More than 160 U.S. deals have been initiated since Regulation CF kicked in last May, according to acting SEC Chairman Michael Piwowar.
Hedge Fund Investor Disaffection Continues in 2017: Preqin
Twice as many investors intend to reduce their hedge fund exposure as are looking to increase it, Preqin reported.
Back to Basics: The Utility of Alternatives
Yes, equities have had eight strong years, but they are a blunt instrument.
Gold Has Rallied to a 3 1/2-Month High; What Happens Next?
Geopolitics, Fed rate policy, the direction of the dollar and Trump's economic plans could play key roles in the direction of gold prices.