Best Fund Managers of 2014: Morningstar
Morningstar has named the winners of its Fund Manager of the Year awards in five categories.
Smart-Beta ETFs: 3 Factors to Calculate Before Adding to a Portfolio
Still trying to understand what “smart beta” means for ETFs? Hint: it’s where active meets passive.
Roubini: Obama Is Right; Gold Bugs Are Wrong
At Davos, the economist warns that deflation is a bigger threat than inflation and calls for higher taxes on the wealthy.
Congress Needs to Do Its Bit for Economy
The U.S. is doing better than other regions, but politicians must improve conditions for more Americans in 2015.
Census Data Understates Retirement Income of Wealthy
A Center for Retirement Research analysis shows significant understatements in retirement income reported in the Census Bureau’s Current Population Survey.
With Low Prices, Should Wine Collectors Take a Sip?
The market appears to be stabilizing after a Chinese crackdown on corruption led to a price drop.
Stop Checking Your Retirement Portfolio So Often: Columbia Study
To improve returns, advisors should help retirement clients build an appropriate portfolio and then "encourage them to be inattentive," a Columbia professor says.
Russia Needs a Re-Fi, and Is Willing to Pay Up: Research Affiliates
The smart beta shop has long maintained that hated companies, and countries, make the most profitable investments.
Gundlach: Low Oil Prices Mean ‘Collapse’ in Hiring, Spending
“I bet you dollars to doughnuts, oil doesn’t go up,” the DoubleLine CEO says.
5 Muni Bond Trends to Make 2015 ‘Year of Transition to Active Management’
MacKay Municipal Managers released their views and insights for the municipal market, projecting the top five muni bond trends for 2015.