S&P 500 Erases 2015 Loss, Bonds Rally on ECB Stimulus; Oil Drops
The S&P capped its fourth straight gain amid the ECB's stimulus news and strong bank and transportation earnings.
The Great Asset Deflation Begins
A worldwide bubble is leaking fast. And falling oil prices may not augur the coming of some golden age for consumers and investors.
Are Asian ETFs Going Higher?
Some experts are weighing the pros and cons of adding to their equity holdings in the region.
China ETF Demand Overwhelms Quota as Premium Surges
The largest U.S. ETF that tracks mainland Chinese stocks has jumped to a record premium as unprecedented demand forces fund manager Deutsche Bank to all but stop taking in new money.
3 Reasons New ETF Could Boost China, Germany Investment Ties
One of mainland China's largest fund managers is looking to the West with an ETF based on Germany’s DAX.
Global Investors Less Confident, but U.S. Affluent Index Surges
State Street and Spectrem confidence indexes paint a mixed picture for March.
10 Biggest Banks in the World (*With a Footnote)
SNL Financial released its first ranking of 100 biggest banks, but noted that their respective accounting regimes affected placement.
Soros Makes Predictions for World’s Top Economies
George Soros is heartened by current efforts to revive growth in the world’s major economies, the hapless eurozone being the one exception.
China’s Economy Shows Signs of Stabilization, Still Offers Opportunities
The slowdown in China’s formerly roaring economy has alarmed many who worry that a drop in its massive consumption and production will take the rest of the world down with it.
Gold Gets Blamed for Record Commodity ETP Outflows
A sharp decline in the price of gold and large outflows from gold ETPs caused commodity ETP assets to drop to their lowest level since Q2 2010, says ETF Securities.