Top Portfolio Products: International Funds From Vanguard, T. Rowe Price
How two different mega fund companies hope to profit from investing in international stocks
Now Is the Time for Charitable Lead Trusts
For clients with complex estate and transfer tax planning needs, now might be a good time to establish a charitable trust before rates rise.
Top 10 States With Fairest Taxes
WalletHub compared tax data with taxpayer sentiment to find which states have the fairest tax system.
An Angry Bill Gross Tells Fed, Central Banks to ‘Get Off Zero!’
Savers are being "slowly cooked alive" by zero interest rates, Gross said, "while central bankers focus on their Taylor models and fight nonexistent inflation.”
Burned by Oil Trade, Debt Investors Think Twice
Low oil prices make hedge funds and private equity firms leery of lending to the industry.
Gundlach: What to Do When the Fed Finally Raises Rates
Gundlach says long-term rates will fall and long-term Treasury prices will rise when the Fed hikes rates.
Ritholtz: The Price of Losing Bill Gross or Jeff Gundlach
Once an ace manager departs, it seems it's only a matter of time before the outsize reputation of that fund departs as well, Ritholtz writes.
It’s Not Easy Being a Cash Investor
PIMCO's Jerome Schneider says even after the Fed raises rates, successful money market funds may not give the net yield.
Maybe Banks Manipulated Treasury Bonds, Too
It seems quite plausible that the next round of big banks-rigging-things cases will be about rigging the Treasury auction market.
Advisors Downplay Fed’s Interest Rate Decision
“Too much emphasis is being placed on the significance of this event,” one advisor said as the FOMC announced it was keeping rates unchanged.