Why Hedge Funds Rake In Assets Despite ‘Underperformance’: Steinbrugge
Donald Steinbrugge, founder of Agecroft Partners, explains why hedge fund inflows are growing despite the funds' lagging the S&P 500 in recent years.
Fast-Changing Tech Leaves Investors Vulnerable: Finect
Forty percent of financial professionals believe investors are at risk due to rapid changes in social media and IT.
Investors Anxiously Anticipating Argentine Policy Change
President Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner is recuperating after brain surgery days before a midterm legislative election that many believe will not go in her favor.
13 Ex-Football Players and Finance: The Good & the Bad
After success of varying degrees in the NFL or college football, nine former players took the high road and four others the very low road.
Best 5 Investment Picks for 2013
One thing seems clear about the market's direction in 2013: Investors seeking yield–isn’t everybody nowadays–will find more joy in equities than in fixed income.
How’d They Do? Judging Best 5 Investment Picks for 2012
For their investment predictions last year, the experts at MFS and ING picked the tech sector, mid-caps and more as best bets for 2012. Here's how their picks fared.
SIFMA Elects New Officers to Municipal Securities Division
Stratford Shields of Morgan Stanley & Co. will serve as division chair, and Frank Fairman of Piper Jaffray & Co. and David Stephens of Bank of America Merrill Lynch & Co. will serve as vice chairs.
Why Risk Parity Matters Now More Than Ever
A longer view of how equity and bond markets perform provides a compelling argument for targeting a consistent level of portfolio volatility.
Inflation, Unemployment Both Rise in Eurozone
Inflation in the eurozone rose higher than expected, lessening the likelihood that the ECB would cut interest rates on Thursday. Unemployment also rose, setting a record for the currency bloc.
Barclays Names Jenkins CEO
Antony Jenkins, head of Barclays' consumer business, is taking over the spot vacated by Bob Diamond in the heat of the LIBOR scandal.