Blackstone Booming Ahead in Nontraded REIT Business
Working with the wirehouses, rather than exiting the market like W. P. Carey, is Blackstone's approach.
W. P. Carey to Exit Nontraded REIT Business
Trends suggest that regulatory issues (like DOL) played a part, along with some fallout from the RCAP-Schorsch debacle.
Markets Need a 30% Stock Drop or 50% Higher U.S. Yields, Or Not.
BofA says something has to give with Treasury supply building; yet hedging may explain the simultaneous bond and stock rally.
Advisors Should Consider Alternatives to Publicly Traded REITs
Given REITs’ limitations, consider a wider array of options for clients who have the ability and willingness to invest in less-liquid real estate alternatives.
How a Global Equities Manager Handles the Market’s Heat
Rick Schmidt of Harding Loevner discusses recent investments in the face of volatility.
Who Were the Best Robo-Advisors in Q1?
The first quarter of 2017 was good to robo-advisors, but several firms stood out for top performance across investment categories.
Hartford Funds Launches Low Volatility Multifactor ETFs: Portfolio Products
Also, Solactive introduces its Global Infrastructure Low Earnings Volatility Index.
Strike Three: Is Index Investing Really a Swing and a Miss?
Let me say right up front that I loved “Moneyball.” It’s the ultimate “revenge of the nerds” story.
Homebuyers, Sellers Both Raring to Go
Half of American adults say they plan to buy a home within five years, while sellers feel confident in finding a buyer, recent surveys find.
Who Will Be Hurt by Trump’s Plan to End State & Local Tax Deductions?
They live in high-tax counties in high-tax states that lean heavily Democratic, and they itemize their returns.