Obama’s $4 Trillion Budget Sets Up Tax Fight With Congress
The budget would raise taxes on corporations and top earners, spend more on infrastructure and housing, and stabilize, but not eliminate, the annual budget deficit.
Senate Rejection of Keystone XL Measure Sets Up 2015 Showdown
Keystone XL pipeline backers came up one vote short in the Senate though vowed to try again in January.
LPL Adds Washington Office; Hires Chief Lobbyist
CEO Casady says "it's crucial" that advisors and the investors they serve "have a voice in the policy discussion at the federal and state level."
79% of Expats Considering Giving Up U.S. Citizenship: Law Firm
Almost 80% of Americans living abroad are considering relinquishing their U.S. citizenship to escape the consequences of FATCA, according to deVere Group.
Greek Recovery Spurred by Innovation and Entrepreneurship
Optimism grows as revival begins, if slowly.
Ritholtz: What Kills You and Your Investments
"You don’t understand risk," writes Barry Ritholtz. "If you did, you would live longer, have less fear and, eventually, a much bigger investment portfolio."
Nigeria’s Revamped Economy Poses Big Growth, Big Concerns for Investors
Opportunities and pitfalls still await investors in a growing economy.
How to Cash In on Rare Coins
Numismatic experts outline a few key steps for investors to find potential profits and diversify portfolios.
Using a Country's Level of Economic Freedom as Investing Benchmark: Advisor David Marotta
David Marotta of Marotta Wealth Management credits a lack of U.S. bias and a focus on “economic freedom” as keys to his foreign investing strategies.
Jim Rogers’ 5 Best & Worst Regions for Commodity Investing
Rogers, speaking to The Daily Ticker, is all surprises on where to dig and grow a good commodity play.