Climate Change: What It Means for Advisors
Economists, current (and former) policymakers and advisors are assessing the ways climate change is impacting the economy.
Schwab’s Kleintop: 7 Big Developments for Advisors to Watch
The global strategist tells ThinkAdvisor what he sees for China and Europe and how the world's central banks will react when the Fed hikes rates.
What Americans Really Think About Taxes: Pew
One surprising finding: More than a third of taxpayers say they like doing their taxes, according to Pew Research.
Most Americans Dislike IRS: Pew Poll
In a Pew Research poll on eight big federal agencies, the IRS was the only one rated unfavorably by more than half of respondents.
Andy Friedman: The Best Time to Cash In on Washington Gridlock
While the new congressional term promises many high-profile battles, one in particular will likely trigger a market swoon and subsequent buying opportunity, Friedman says.
U.S.-China Climate Agreement Offers Investor Opportunities
Savvy investors should be aware of the potential opportunities and pitfalls this presents.
The SEC Is Broken
A decades-old law and the origin of new commissioners stymies consensus building and rulemaking at the Securities and Exchange Commission.
The Energy Investing Sector: Opportunities and Challenges
The energy sector is riding a shale-oil tailwind that should grow in strength, but there are some headwinds as well.
New Hire Roundup: Fidelity Charitable Names Danforth President
Also, Ron Carson was named to the board of trustees of the American College, and the Withers Consulting Group welcomed David Burleigh.
Investing During the Shutdown: Welcome to the ‘Land of Oz’
Washington has become the "Land of Oz run by the Munchkins," Citigroup’s Buiter says. Here’s what the shutdown could mean for your clients.