Motif Investing Gets $40M From Chinese Internet Leader Renren
Joe Chen, Renren founder, and Carl Stern, a former Goldman Sachs and Boston Consulting executive, will both join Motif’s board of directors.
Wainscott Capital’s Founder Thomas Gilbert Killed; Son Charged With Murder
Thomas Gilbert Jr. was charged with murder after allegedly having staged the shooting death of his father to look like a suicide, NYPD officials said.
SEC Enforcement Roundup: Twitter, Facebook Pre-IPO Fraud
SEC moves on a Ponzi-like social media IPO fraud case and multiple instances of alleged insider trading.
Fidelity’s Feingold: 5 Investing Strategies for 2015
Jeffrey Feingold of Fidelity Magellan, a fund with 16% average annual returns over the past half-century, discusses his investing themes.
Wirehouse Advisors Now Lead the Way on Social Media, Putnam Finds
Social media compliance is becoming less of a headache, and more and more firms are seeing their efforts pay off in new assets.
5 Ways to Build Trust With Women Using Social Media
Advisors can leverage social media to reach and build trust with female clients, who are already bigger users of social media than men.
Advisors Overwhelmingly Prefer LinkedIn Over Facebook, Twitter
New report from Practical Perspectives finds that 9 in 10 advisors use LinkedIn, far more than any other social media platform.
LinkedIn Yields Next-Gen Wealth Transfer Clients
Advisors are using LinkedIn to successfully reach younger wealth-management clients, says the National Bank of Canada and Hootsuite.
Best Places for Commercial Real Estate Investments: Office Sector
In the post-recession period, a significant “value gap” has emerged between the top tier urban centers and the rest of the country.
Rodriguez, Faber, Arnott: Research’s 2015 Prediction Panel
John Buckingham and Nicole Gelinas round out Research’s expert investment roundtable, assessing opportunities and risks for the coming year.