Is State Regulation the Future of Financial Planning?
Time to rethink national regulation of financial planners in favor of state oversight? Michael Zmistowski of the Florida Council of the FPA makes the argument.
Gundlach Enlists Mother Goose to Explain Market
Bond manager Jeffrey Gundlach warns the Wall Street consensus that U.S. interest rates cannot go lower is as "provably wrong" this year as last.
ETFs’ Future Debated by Top ETF Players
Will supply-side product innovation or new demand from millennials and ETF marketplaces fuel the fund sector’s next trillion dollars?
Vanguard Boasts a Trillion Dollars Worth of Boredom and Counting
Martha King makes the non-excitement of Vanguard into a virtue at the Inside ETFs Conference.
10 Worst Cities for Jobs: 2015
The job market is improving, but some areas are less fertile for employment than others.
Inside ETFs Conference Sees Big Growth, With More Than 1,800 Attendees
The Inside ETFs conference, “Building the Next-Generation ETF Portfolio,” has already beaten the 1,500 participants in 2014.
Enforcement Roundup: Wells Fargo, JPMorgan Slammed Over Mortgage Kickbacks
Meanwhile, the SEC charged a Fort Lauderdale-based advisory fund manager and his firm with running a Ponzi scheme to buy jewelry, cars and a house.
So You Want to Launch Your Own ETF?
With a strong idea, loyal clients or unique niche, today you could rightly say: “When I want to invest in an ETF, I launch one.”
PIMCO Outflows Aside, Bond ETFs Looking to Shine in 2015
Jeff Gundlach’s plan to launch a DoubleLine bond ETF will bring new competition to PIMCO’s Total Return.
Hedge Funds Cut Oil Bets After Worst Drop Since 2008
“People are willing to buy into the market at these price levels,” said Michael Lynch, president of Strategic Energy & Economic Research.