Morningstar Files to Launch Its Own Mutual Funds for Advisors
The subadvised funds will replace current third-party funds that comprise Morningstar Managed Portfolios.
Bill Gross on ‘Animal Spirits’ in Markets: Be Concerned
The highly levered financial system is "like a truckload of nitroglycerin on a bumpy road," Janus' Bill Gross warns.
Gundlach: Fed to Raise Rates ‘Until Something Breaks’
The DoubleLine CEO is bullish on some emerging-market debt and Asia equities; bearish on Europe.
GMO: How to Build a Better Target Date Fund
TDFs have “solved the behavioral problem” of getting investors to save for retirement “but not the investment one,” says Peter Chiappinelli of GMO.
Research Affiliates Launches Smart Beta Factor Valuation Tool: Portfolio Products
In other product news, Hartford Funds expands its socially responsible investing lineup.
Asset Managers Struggle With Outflows, Fee Compression
The growing popularity of passive funds and poor performance of some active managers are buffeting the industry, according to a quarterly update from Moody's.
Yellen Says March Hike ‘Likely Appropriate’ If Progress Persists
The March 10 jobs report is the "most significant data report" Fed policymakers will have to measure that progress when they meet in mid-March.
Pimco’s New Bond Chief Is Nailing It
His $75 billion fund eclipses one formerly run by Bill Gross; low-key Dan Ivascyn makes contrarian bets in a tumultuous year.
Trump Wipes Out $5 Billion of Muni Gains at Top US Insurers
Trump's plans to cut corporate taxes and fears he could end the tax-exempt status of munis have reduced insurers' unrealized gains on muni investments.
Trillions of Dollars at Stake When Trump Addresses Congress Tuesday Night
Money managers, traders and analysts will be listening for details about the pro-growth policy agenda that Trump has promised.