Banks Line Up for Dot-Bank Domain Names to Help Prevent Cyberattacks
The domain extension offers enhanced security features, including strong encryption and verification requirements.
Sophisticated Cars, Sophisticated Risks
Automobiles are more high tech than ever, but they also usher in new financial risks for their owners.
Pension De-risking Now Has IMF’s Attention
The trend of de-risking corporate pension plans calls into question the viability of the insurance companies that assume the obligations, an IMF report says.
SEC Enforcement: Napkin-Eating Broker Settles; Ponzi Funds Used for Porn
Also, a hedge fund manager admits to providing bad data, which affected recording of 552 million shares.
Global Alternative Assets Jumped to $6.3 Trillion in 2014
The world’s 100 largest alternative investment managers had $3.5 trillion in assets under management in 2014.
Bill Gross: 6 Scenarios That Would Threaten ‘Shadow Banking System’
That system includes asset management firms, says the Janus portfolio manager, who takes time in his monthly investment outlook to criticize former PIMCO colleagues.
Milevsky’s Bold Plan to Reinvent Retirement Income
Cast away years ago, the tontine may hold secrets to solving the income puzzle faced by retirees looking for a private-sector solution to replace pensions.
PIMCO Leaders Address Bill Gross Departure, Big Outflows
Doug Hodge and Daniel Ivascyn admit “iconic” Bond King’s departure was “pivotal,” but PIMCO “narrative is now back to where we’ve always been.”
Why Foreign Investors Should Beware of FATCA
Using some foreign entities—like a personal investment company or trust—to invest in the U.S. may leave some foreign investors subject to FATCA reporting—and penalties.
Heady Demand for U.S. Commercial Real Estate
Investor and lender confidence in the U.S. commercial real estate market is surging, according to the sixth annual Akerman U.S. Real Estate Industry Outlook Survey.