Silver Pricing Change Takes Effect; Other Metals to Follow
A 117-year-old pricing system has changed.
4 Big Reasons to Watch New Japan Hedge Fund
Long-short strategy could offer potential whether economy rises or falls.
New Hire Roundup: Altegris Names Murphy Deputy CIO
Also in new hires, Lindsey and Lindsey adds Christina Lindsey Orta, and former Gov. David Paterson joins IFS Securities.
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.
Top Portfolio Products: Incapital Launches Farmer Mac Notes Program
Meanwhile, a new partnership between PwC and Salesforce.com allows wealth managers to use the cloud for numerous functions.
Germany Still Industry Leader Despite Industrial Output Drop
A 1.8% decline in German industrial output, the sharpest plunge in more than two years, caused concern recently.
Mutiny? Brokers Are Embracing Fiduciary Standard, if Not Their Employers
Deutsche Bank suit and countersuit show that some brokers are putting their clients' interests first even when their employers dictate otherwise.
New Hire Roundup: CFTC Names Goelman Enforcement Chief
Grace Vogel joined PwC’s financial services regulatory practice, and the Hedge Fund Association named three women to leadership positions.
New Hire Roundup: NASDAQ OMX Names Wittman Head of Equities
Also, Kira Bazile joined North Street Global as president, and Citi Private Bank announced changes in its family office leadership.
Kleintop: Forget Bonds; Your Portfolio Needs ‘James Bond’
“There’s no ‘high’ in high yield,” LPL guru Jeffrey Kleintop said during an entertaining and insightful panel discussion at IMCA conference.