4 Predictions by Billionaires for 2015: Soros, Icahn, Others
Based on shareholder letters and other writings from George Soros, Carl Icahn, Steve Mandel and other billionaire investors, here are four things to expect.
5 Big Hiring Mistakes We Made and How to Avoid Them
Advisors can learn much from these personnel fumbles we made at our growing firm, says Katherine Vessenes.
Once-Obscure Comic Book Collectibles Skyrocketing in Value
Next time you watch a movie based on a comic book, you might be looking at a profitable collectible investment opportunity.
Should 401(k)s Have Bitcoin?
Its advocates acknowledge it's a risky investment but, they say, acceptance is growing, as is interest from institutional investors.
10 U.S. Companies With Lowest International Tax Rates
WalletHub recently released an analysis of taxes paid by the 100 largest firms and found S&P 100 companies pay about 22% less abroad.
Advisors, Get Paranoid: Your Firm Is a Hacker’s Candy Store
Hackers don’t just want money. Financial advisors have access to valuable information, not to mention connections to other advisors with their own assets and information.
The 2% Solution: NAPFA Changes Its Membership Standard
I find myself in the curious position of agreeing with both the NAPFA rule change and the advisors who oppose it.
6 Big Hack Attacks Targeting Financial Data
Retailers and financial institutions face increasingly sophisticated thieves.
How the Fed Is Eroding Society: Grice
Dylan Grice's worrisome view of markets highlights a slow-motion unraveling of trust inflamed by the world’s central bankers through quantitative easing.
FINRA, SEC Enforcement: 6 Charged With Insider Trading on eBay Acquisition
Meanwhile, FINRA fines Edward Jones for unsuitable ETF recommendations.