The End of Mark Mobius’ Reign as King of Emerging-Market Stocks
The pioneering advocate for small, growing economies suffers a dry spell.
Top Portfolio Products: China Bond ETF From Global X
AssetMark adds donor-advised fund, while Franklin Templeton launches Social Security optimizer tool.
Investors Want Higher Yields but Fear Rising Rates: Survey
Franklin Templeton poll finds many fixed-income investors lack understanding of key bond dynamics.
Top Portfolio Products: NASDAQ OMX Adds Two ETF Listings
MainStay adopts three funds from Cushing, including two focused on MLPs; more
PIMCO’s Gross QE4 Warning: Here Be Inflationary Dragons
PIMCO bond guru Bill Gross leads the charge in expressing all the inflation fears that the Fed unleashed with its December QE4 announcement.
Top Portfolio Products: Franklin Templeton Takes Stake in K2 Fund of Hedge Funds
This week in portfolio product announcements, Franklin Templeton completed a majority stake acquisition in K2 Advisors, MFS added to its target date fund lineup and more.
3 Self-Defeating Investor Behaviors: Franklin Templeton
With the help of "Predictably Irrational" author Dan Ariely, Franklin Templeton pinpoints three behavioral reasons why fearful investors may miss opportunities.
What Makes Your Clients Tick? A Peek at 10 Finance Firms’ Customers
Looking to connect with potential clients? New Media Metrics analyzed the customers of 10 major financial institutions to discover their interests and favorite media, as well as the emotional pull of the banks themselves.
Templeton’s Mobius on 2012 Outlook: Market Volatility Here to Stay
Market volatility will be a continued risk in 2012, and it’s difficult to say when the next crisis may hit, says Mark Mobius, Franklin Templeton’s emerging markets guru.