Pimco's Ivascyn Says Trump Jr. Controversy Alters Market Outlook
Likelihood of U.S. reforms dims as distractions increase; the Fed’s path on rates looks gradual as growth prospects slow.
4 Popular Candidates for the Next Bubble: Kleintop
Bubbles with potentially damaging effects seem to have similar characteristics that can help investors spot them before they burst, Schwab's Jeffrey Kleintop says.
U.S. Global's New Gold ETF Brings a Quant's Approach to the Metal
Firm uses smart beta factor strategies to target companies; investors have pulled record amounts from gold funds this year.
Cross-Asset Quants Bitten by Fed, Facing Worst Losses in a Decade
CTA funds plunge 5.1% for poorest period since '07; selloff in stocks, bonds worry critics of systematic funds.
Ex-CFO of American Realty Capital Found Guilty of Fraud
The former ally of Nicholas Schorsch was found to have "fudged the books" at the publicly traded REIT.
Do First-Time Hedge Funds Outperform?
A new study from Preqin shows investors what to look for when evaluating emerging funds.
4 Portfolio Models to Help Advisors Segment Clients
These models are examples of advisors acting as "buying agents" focused on the "best outcomes" for clients, says Fidelity's Sanjiv Mirchandani.
What is Alpha and Why Do We Care?
Professions exist to deliver specific outcomes for their clients. Medical professionals cure the sick. Asset managers produce alpha; this is our business.
How to Succeed in Retirement Investing in the ‘New Normal’
As capital gains become smaller, investments that are designed for income, like many alternatives, will grow in popularity.
Goldman Commodity Analysts: How Did We Get It So Wrong?
Bank remains bullish commodities, cuts oil forecast by $7.50; brent, WTI crude prices slipped into bear markets last week.