Long-Term Demographic Shift Will Lead to Global Focus
Jerry Verseput believes in structure. The former engineer, now head of Veripax Financial Management, the RIA he founded in 2006, looks on the way investments are structured as opportunities, and among those opportunities are the risks in global diversification.
2 ETF Plays to Ride the Euro-Coaster
As advisors, it's up to us to act when opportunity strikes. Here’s how I’m acting on the recent Swiss and European currency news.
France Economy Could Get Much-Needed Boost From Labor Law Changes
In a few weeks, the French government will vote on an important series of economic reforms designed to invigorate the country’s private sector.
S&P 500 Erases 2015 Loss, Bonds Rally on ECB Stimulus; Oil Drops
The S&P capped its fourth straight gain amid the ECB's stimulus news and strong bank and transportation earnings.
ECB's Draghi Commits to Trillion-Euro QE Plan to Fight Deflation
“This is a very important first step and a necessary step,” Morgan Stanley CEO James Gorman said.
New Italian Prime Minister Creates Uncertainty for Investors
Italy could be in for a bit of a rough ride thanks to the resignation of its longest-serving president, Giorgio Napolitano.
Swiss Franc Move: What Does It All Mean?
The surprise decision by the Swiss National Bank demonstrates how suddenly and unexpectedly major market moves can occur.
Axel Merk: ‘There Is No Safe Asset Anymore’
In a provocative and wide-ranging interview, currency manager Merk says stocks will fall, cash isn't a haven and he "wouldn’t touch bonds with a broomstick."
‘Ho Hum’ Equity Funds Deliver in Q4: Lipper
U.S. diversified equity products ticked up 4.6% in the period, while non-U.S. equity funds fell.
Schwab’s Kleintop: 5 Surprises to Prepare for in 2015
Forecasters have reached an overwhelming consensus on a number of predictions, Jeffrey Kleintop says. But what if they're wrong?