Hedge Fund Assets Set Fifth Quarterly Inflow Record
As equities set records, investors explore more use of alternatives.
AI-Powered Equity ETF Launches on NYSE Arca: Portfolio Products
In other product news, IndexIQ launches two actively managed municipal bond ETFs.
Making the Case for Strategic Beta as Fees Plunge
As strategic beta funds get cheaper and more plentiful, Morningstar's Ben Johnson and Schwab's Tony Davidow offer their analysis and advice.
Trump Says He May Pick Taylor and Powell for Fed Leadership Seats
‘They’re both very talented people,’ he tells Fox Business; it is unclear which candidate would be chairman and which would be vice chair.
Trump Wins Path to Tax Bill in Senate Budget, but It’s Not Easy
The budget measure passed, but sharp divides over an array of non-binding amendments revealed the towering challenge Trump faces from here.
ESG Investing: More Training, Better Data Will Increase Demand
More analysts and portfolio managers are embracing ESG investing, but many receive no training in that area, according to a new CFA Institute survey.
2 Biggest Reasons Clients Trust Their Advisors
Vanguard assessed 32 skills, practices and behaviors for their effect on client trust. Interestingly, financial planning ability barely cracked the top 10.
Trump Advisors Lean Toward Taylor or Powell for Fed
Yellen is said to fare well in interview with the president, who hasn’t yet made his choice from slate of five contenders.
Orion Advisor Services Launches Free Peer-to-Peer Model Marketplace
Orion partnered with Russell Investments, BlackRock and CLS Investments on its new "Orion Communities."
Investors’ Cash Dips, but Not Enough to Trigger ‘Sell’ Signal: Merrill
Eighty-two percent of fund managers surveyed said bond yields will rise, and 85% said bonds were overvalued.