Top Portfolio Products: BlackRock Launches Commodities ETF
Vident introduces a bond ETF, Wolf Hedge adds global fund, and Allianz rolls out a new fixed-index annuity.
Saudis Sitting Pretty in Global Oil Price Plunge
There’s still only one country in a position to choose winners and losers in the global market: Saudi Arabia.
S&P 500 Pares Biggest Loss Since 2011; Bonds Trim Rally
Jittery markets go through wild ride but recover at close. S&P lost 3% but ended day down 0.8%.
PIMCO’s Q3 Outflows Top 5% of Assets
The big bond shop’s AUM declined by about $23.5 billion after Bill Gross departed for Janus.
Top Portfolio Products: Goldman Sachs Adds, Rebrands Funds
Plus, ProShares rolls out EAFE-dividend and Morningstar-alternatives ETFs.
Stimulus Bets Send S&P to Biggest About-Face Since 2011
Equities slumped on Thursday amid concern over Europe’s economy.
The Energy Investing Sector: Opportunities and Challenges
The energy sector is riding a shale-oil tailwind that should grow in strength, but there are some headwinds as well.
Is a Tax Bomb Looming for PIMCO Investors?
Total Return Fund outflows could lead to a host of consequences for the investors who stay. And that’s a problem for all mutual fund investors.
Top Portfolio Products: Ivy, ProShares & TIAA-CREF Launch Funds
Fund shops zoom in on mid-cap, managed futures, emerging-markets debt and lifecyle strategies.
Watch Out, Gundlach: Bond King Gross Could Rise Again
Study showing "bond king" alpha declines as AUM rises suggests Gross can rise again via his new fund — and that Gundlach should beware.