PIMCO to Pay SEC Nearly $20M for Misleading Total Return ETF Investors
PIMCO didn’t tell investors that the initial surge by the fund—formerly managed by Bill Gross—was driven by a strategy that wasn’t sustainable, the SEC said.
Gross Warns That Trump Rally Built on False Promise of Growth
The Janus bond fund manager recommends that investors move to cash and bonds whose durations are below investors' benchmarks.
Among Mutual Funds, It’s Still a Man’s World
Morningstar reports that the percentage of mutual funds managed by women has not changed since the financial crisis of 2008.
Seraphim Capital Adds Pioneering Space Tech Fund: Top Portfolio Products
In other product news, FlexShares added an actively managed bond ETF.
6 Keys to Investment Success: T. Rowe’s Brian Rogers Reflects
As Rogers prepares to retire in March, he shares the investment lessons he’s learned during 35 years at T. Rowe Price.
Top 10 Firms Fee-Based Advisors Are Most Loyal To: Cogent Reports
Mutual fund firms with strongest advisor loyalty are “much less likely to be dropped.”
Muni Bonds Face Hit From Trump Tax Plan, Unfunded Liabilities
Trump’s plans to reduce tax rates coupled with growing unfunded pension liabilities spell potential problems for the muni market.
Fidelity Says Abigail Johnson to Succeed Father as Chairman
Abigail Johnson will also remain CEO of Fidelity -- a title she's held since 2014.
Janus Launches Firm’s First Actively Managed ETF: Top Portfolio Products
Also, SSGA announces changes to indexes of two SPDR ETFs.
Are Commodities Stuck in a Bear ‘Super-Cycle’?
Higher rates and a stronger dollar are weighing on commodities prices, especially precious metals.