New Factor Allocator Tool Shows the Value of Factor Investing
Optimal Asset Management's free tool helps advisors build factor-based replicas of any mutual fund using ETFs.
Brisk Asset Management Firm M&A Activity to Continue in '17: Casey Quirk
Forty-four deals occurred in the first quarter, Casey Quirk reports.
The Rise and Fall of Modern Portfolio Theory
MPT’s ubiquity confirms its legitimacy through social validation rather than empirical evidence.
How a Global Equities Manager Handles the Market’s Heat
Rick Schmidt of Harding Loevner discusses recent investments in the face of volatility.
31 Worst Paying College Majors: 2017
ThinkAdvisor narrowed down PayScale’s ranking of 336 majors and found that helping people can be a financially thankless job.
Understanding the Cult of Emotion
The cult of emotion makes successful active management nearly impossible.
Global Expansion Is in Sync, Even If Everything Else Is in Chaos
Faster sales growth is consistent with global growth pickup; all major regions on pace for positive earnings growth.
Companies With Female Leaders Outperform: ThirtyNorth
ThirtyNorth's Women Impact Strategy outperformed its benchmark by about 3.5% in its first year.
Wall Street Weighs In as Comey Memo Controversy Roils Markets
Analysts say deepening turmoil could further delay policymaking; caution advised given Trump’s weathering of political storms.
30 Best Paying College Majors: 2017
ThinkAdvisor whittled down PayScale’s starting salary rankings of 336 majors, which show science and math dominating.