Vanguard Files for ETF Covering Entire US Corporate Bond Market
It has a filed preliminary registration statement with the SEC, with an expected launch date in the fourth quarter.
Are You Ready for T+2?
The shorter settlement period for trades — two days instead of three — has implications for financial advisors.
VelocityShares Launches Libor Rate ETNs: Portfolio Products
Also, Principal Financial launches a new retirement design solution.
State Street Wants Companies to Disclose Climate-Related Strategies
The third largest asset manager has issued a 4-point disclosure guide for oil and gas, utilities and mining companies.
List of Money Managers Cutting Junk Bond Exposure Is Growing
Many cite the rich valuation of the sector, which makes it more vulnerable than other bond market sectors during a selloff.
DFA Announces Second Leadership Shakeup This Year
Co-CEO Eduardo Repetto is leaving; current co-CIO Gerard O'Reilly will replaces him in September.
Just Say No to the S&P 500, GMO Warns Investors
GMO's James Montier and Matt Kadnar make the case for international and emerging market stocks over the U.S.
Stock Market Shrugs Off Strong Earnings
Almost 75% of S&P 500 companies have reported stronger-than-expected earnings, but that hasn't led to strong gains in the market.
Saturna Capital Launches Clean Shares for Two Funds: Portfolio Products
Also, Carlson Capital Management adds a low-cost DFA Minnesota muni bond fund to its portfolio lineup.
2 Key Times to Invest in Actively Managed Funds
When should advisors consider investing their client monies in actively managed funds rather than cheaper passive index funds or ETFs?