Top Portfolio Products: New Bond ETFs From ProShares, Franklin Templeton
Other new products and services are rolled out by Global X and Mercer.
New Hire Roundup: IMCA Announces 2014 Board
Also this week, Celine Colgan joined the Presidio Group, Girard Securities welcomed David Bombart and National Planning Corp. promoted Scott Montgomery.
Top Portfolio Products: DoubleLine Plans Fund With Shiller Benchmark
Franklin Templeton adds four new target date funds; First Trust introduces international multi-asset diversified income fund.
Why Dividend-Paying Stocks Remain Attractive
More, and more diverse, companies paying dividends, high cash levels on corporate balance sheets and a continued search for income among investors all bode well for dividend-paying stocks.
What Makes Clients Happy? A Good Retirement Plan
Nine in 10 investors working with financial advisors are happy with their retirement income plans, according to a recent survey of 2,000 individuals.
Obama’s Visit to Mexico Puts Spotlight on Drugs, Security
Six months into President Enrique Pena-Nieto's term, many foreign investors believe the country may finally be turning a corner.
Investors Are Optimistic, but More Conservative, Franklin Templeton Finds
Despite an overall positive outlook, avoiding loss, rather than achieving higher returns, is still a top priority.
Top Portfolio Products: Goldman Rolls Out MLP Fund
In addition, Franklin Templeton Launches EM Bond Fund, while Global X introduces ETFs with focus on Nigeria and Central Asia/Mongolia.
Americans Increasingly Stressed Over Retirement
Nearly three-quarters of Americans find thinking about retirement saving and investing to be a source of stress and anxiety.
Networking, Not Cold Calling, Wins Plan Sponsor Business: Franklin Templeton
Study of DC market, “Insights on Closing the Sale,” identifies best practices for lead generation, prospect management and finals activity.