Robo-Advisors Rip Schwab’s New Robo-Advisory Over Fees, Cash
The gloves have come off in the rock ’em, sock ’em field of robo-advice.
Vanguard Names New Chiefs of Advisor Services, Retail Investor Group
Thomas Rampulla will lead the Financial Advisor Services division; Karen Risi will head the $1.3 trillion retail group.
Top Portfolio Products: Vanguard to Launch Alt Fund
The fund giant plans to add the new fund into its popular managed-payout product.
Target Date Fund Inflows Not What They Used to Be: Morningstar
Growth of net new assets for target-date funds was just 1% in Q4'14 vs. 3% in Q3'14, according to Ibbotson Associates.
State Street Cuts Fees on 41 ETFs
The move comes just two weeks after Vanguard surpassed SPDR in ETF assets.
Time for a BRIC Breakup
The inability of Brazil, Russia, India and China to collectively outperform peer emerging market nations indicates that something is badly amiss with the BRIC concept.
Vanguard’s Robo-Offering: Good for Advice, Bad for Advisors
Expert Michael Kitces weighs in on the pros and cons of the industry giant's latest plans.
Passive Mutual Funds’ Inflows Top $156B: Morningstar
Vanguard's passive products are leading the field in flows, according to the research group.
Top Portfolio Products: Vanguard to Launch Ultra-Short Term Bond Fund
The Principal adds a variable annuity as Lincoln announces insurance enhancements.
What Bill Gross’ Resignation Means for PIMCO, Janus & Markets
John Bogle, Lou Harvey and other experts discuss how the fixed-income guru's "rock star status" could affect fund flows and the industry.