New Hire Roundup: Pascal Named President of Commonfund Capital
This week in new hires, Commonfund Capital named Donald Pascal president, and Paul Knight, Michael Gyure and Michael Gorman joined Janney Capital Markets.
FINRA Enforcement: Ameriprise, Credit Suisse Get Slapped
FINRA fined the two firms for failures in reporting and prospectus delivery.
JPMorgan, Goldman Top First-Half Dealmaking
The research firm Mergermarket reports on Q1 and Q2 results.
Seeking Alpha Creatively Is a Theme at Morningstar Conference
Portfolio managers are pouring into Chicago in an annual summer pilgrimage to the Morningstar Investment Conference, where those on a quest for alpha can slake their thirst in hearing the views of the mighty and the yet undiscovered.
Top Portfolio Products: New Factor ETFs From iShares
Credit Suisse launches a silver covered-call ETN as North Peak rolls out an inflation-hedged strategy.
Fed Minutes Show Eagerness to Slow Bond Buys
A majority of Federal Reserve policymakers want to continue extraordinary bond purchases to help boost the economy at least through midyear, according to minutes from the Fed's last meeting released Wednesday.
Metal Gets Less Precious
Never mind that gold is posting year-to-date losses and never mind that gold mining stocks are already in a bear market. Is this the start of bad things to come for gold investors?
New Hire Roundup: Christian Brothers Appoints Four
This week in new hires, Christian Brothers Investment Services announced four key appointments, and American Century welcomed Joseph Schultz.
Switzerland and FATCA: Broader Effects
While it would change some of Switzerland's business practices, the country’s acceptance of international standards would be to its advantage
Is Another ETN Meltdown Possible?
Checking the complicated "fine print" on exchange-traded notes is critical for investors and advisors alike.