Raymond James Adds 8 Advisors; Margaret Towle Joins Merrill
RJ adds advisors from largest credit union in Oregon, while Wells Fargo adds reps in Connecticut and Texas. Towle, formerly of HighTower, joins Merrill.
Five Good Questions for Behavioral Finance Sage Terrance Odean
The behavioral finance expert shares his views on how money managers can do more for investors.
Top Portfolio Products: Women Hedge Fund Managers Provide More Alpha, Report Says
Women managing hedge funds provide higher returns, a Rothstein Kass report found. Also, Security Benefit Corp introduced a next-generation fixed annuity.
Why Risk Questionnaires Misread Your Clients
Garbage in, garbage out, the saying goes.
Portfolio Optimization With Collectible Art: Portfolio Fix
Art can reduce portfolio risk without substantially reducing returns
Webinar on Demand: Using Volatility as an Asset Class
Access the Webinar to hear Cliff Stanton and Bill Luby discuss this portfolio strategy.
One of the banes of modern investment manage- ment is the existence of closet indexers--money managers who are ostensibly active managers but who in fact...
In the Journal of Investment Consulting (Winter 2005-06) and in a series of articles in Investment Advisor (September 2005, February 2006, and March 2006), we...
Watson Wyatt Sees No Shortage of Capacity Worry
LONDON (HedgeWorld.com)--Pension fund trustees wanting to invest in a fund of funds may want to consider the full effect of their asset allocation decision. According to a paper published by Watson Wyatt LLP Investment Consulting on the topic of capacity, pension funds and other institutional investors may find themselves competing...