David Bach: Smart Advisors Finish Rich
The best-selling author and Edelman partner on his firm's unusual hiring requirements and what he thinks of breakaway brokers who don't repay their loans.
New Hire Roundup: Women in ETFs Announces Board Members, Leaders
Also in new hires, FNEX has named Neal Wolkoff to its newly formed board of advisors.
The Benefits of Total Return
The case for including dividend stocks in client portfolios remains strong. Many of the advantages were shared in a Fidelity Investments research report, “Equity Total Return: Lower Volatility in the Longer Term.”
U.S. ETFs Added $73.5 Billion in First Half of 2014
ETF.com reports the 10 ETFs with the biggest inflows — and the 10 with the biggest outflows.
Sovereigns Boost Stakes in Alternatives, Emerging Markets
Invesco’s second annual Invesco Global Sovereign Asset Management Study reveals where big public funds put their money.
Top Portfolio Products: New MLP Fund From Salient
Covestor to launch no-management-fee ETF portfolios; Redhawk Wealth adds SCANalytics.
China E-Commerce Company Alibaba Finds No Business Like Show Business
New fund allows customers to invest in entertainment products and have input into casting choices.
Top Rated Fund Families: A Morningstar Report Card
Morningstar gives letter grades, from A to C, to the biggest fund groups, considering stewardship, manager tenure and performance.
30 Best & Worst ETFs of Bernanke Era
History will judge the Fed chairman’s eight-year tenure, but data from ETF Database give an objective preview.
International Stocks Win, Munis Lose in September: Morningstar
Plus, equity funds improved 7% in Q3, according to Lipper’s latest report.