With Oil Prices Down and Demand Slowing, Are Energy Stocks a Good Play?
BlackRock's Russ Koesterich makes the case that energy company stocks remain attractive and deserve a place in the portfolio.
Asset-Backed Lending: Short Loans, Steady Profits
Savile Finance Group offers an investment product that addresses the lack of return on fixed income with a direct lending asset-backed strategy.
Top Portfolio Products: NASDAQ OMX Adds Two ETF Listings
MainStay adopts three funds from Cushing, including two focused on MLPs; more
Reinhart Partners: 2014 Small-, Mid- and SMID-Cap 2014 SMA Manager of the Year
Reinhart’s mid-cap strategy may not be as impressive in a stable market, but its ability to navigate a bear market makes it a winner.
Kenya’s Eurobond, Rwanda’s ‘Enthusiasm’ Seen as Big Investment Opportunities
Portfolio manager Peter Thoms says that young Rwandans are "determined to make something of their country" and that Kenya is aching for foreign cash.
The Tech Revolution's Disruptions Begin
Keep an eye on tech-driven socioeconomic tensions.
Tightened Conflict Mineral Regulations Could Pinch Unwitting Investors
The island of Jersey has recently made headlines over alleged failures to take action against purveyors of “blood gold.”
Happiness Surging Among American Female Entrepreneurs
Established female business owners in the U.S. ranked their well-being more than twice as high as non-entrepreneurs and non-business owners, according to a new study
Financial Advisors Too Focused on Finance
Morningstar research suggests that investments — often the be-all and end-all for advisors — take on a humbler profile when clients' portfolios are considered holistically.
Investors Watching France’s Economy Closely
Skittish investors have been looking at France with a wary eye for some time. The economy is slow but it is moving.