Can Wall Street Cure Cancer?
MIT Sloan professor Andrew Lo is calling for an investable "mega-fund" for cancer research.
IMCA Launches Online Behavioral Finance Program
The program will be delivered by noted behavioral finance experts like Dan Ariely.
Better Benchmarks Through Behavioral Finance?
New understanding of behavioral finance means many one-size-fits-all benchmarks are outdated, Natixis and MIT researchers say.
Alternatives to the Rescue?
The Frenchman Jean-Baptiste Alphonse Karr must have been thinking about something besides finance when he mused that “the more things change, the more they stay the same.’’
Top Portfolio Products: New Utility, Infrastructure ETFs
Deutsche Asset & Wealth Management launched the two new X-trackers funds, and CMG Capital Management rolled out a global equity product.
IMCA NYC to Feature Ian Bremmer, Bob Pozen, Andrew Lo
“Planting the flag in private wealth advice is going to shape a lot of what IMCA focuses on over the next few years,” says IMCA Executive Director Sean Walters.
When Bad Things Happen to Good Portfolios—and What to Do About It
Is there a better way? Can the divide between Eugene Fama and Richard Thaler be bridged?
Evidence Over Ideology
In the words of the great Benjamin Graham, an “investor’s chief problem – and even his worst enemy – is likely to be himself.”
The Market Really is More Volatile Today
WARNING: THE LIFEGUARD’S NOT ON duty. Swim at your own risk.
That’s the way investment advisor Richard Bregman views today’s market. “If you go into the water, there might be riptides, sharks,” says the CEO of MJB Asset Management, a New York-based firm that manages a little over $100 million in...
Natixis Global Rolls Out Managed Futures Mutual Fund
Natixis Global Associates added another alternative investment fund to its product lineup on Monday, August 9, with the launch of a managed futures mutual fund.