ProShares Adds Equity ETF Designed for Rising Rates: Portfolio Products
In other product news, Aria RetireOne announced it will start providing a fee-based variable annuity.
Bond Hunger Seen as ‘Insatiable’ in US, Sustaining Rally
A MassMutual executive says this is still an issuer’s market.
Vanguard Plans 2 New Actively Managed Funds
The Global Wellington Fund and Global Wellesley Income Fund are both international funds that include stocks and bonds.
2 Very Different Approaches to Sustainable Investing
One excludes ESG ratings; the other creates its own ratings using artificial intelligence and big data.
Trump's Pick for Bank Watchdog Ripped for Pre-Crisis Performance
Randal Quarles, a former Treasury undersecretary and private equity firm partner, would be the Fed's first-ever vice chair for supervision.
Libor Funeral Set for 2021
Bank lending no longer ‘sufficiently active’ to sustain London Interbank Offered Rate; UK regulator says decision not linked to past manipulation.
DC Plan Sponsors Rethink Fixed Income: T. Rowe Price Survey
The survey of plan sponsors finds that equity and target date strategies receive the highest allocation of time and attention.
BlackRock Says `Absolutely Critical' to Look at China Bonds
U.S. life and annuity issuers are major bond buyers.
Gary Shilling: Deflation Likely; Fed ‘Completely Clueless’
The economist, beekeeper and ex-physicist talks to ThinkAdvisor about Trump’s promised fiscal stimulus, robo-advisors and how he makes his predictions.
Investors Should Sit Tight When a Fund Changes Managers: Morningstar
Research by the fund analysis firm found that changes in fund management have little if any impact on fund performance.