‘Window of Opportunity’ for Interest Rate Hike Is Nigh: MFS
An MFS fixed income expert compares current wages, core CPI and unemployment to previous Fed hiking cycles — and finds they're remarkably similar.
Recession Not Nigh; Q1 GDP Drop a Fluke: MFS
MFS strategist James Swanson says the current economic cycle is longer than average and explains why the first-quarter slowdown didn't worry him.
Krawcheck to Speak at Raymond James Women’s Symposium
The broker-dealer expects more than 200 female advisors and about 30 prospective advisors at its 20th annual event.
New Hire Roundup: Clearbrook Names Leslie Billet Managing Director
Deb Clarke has become Mercer's global head of investment research, and Bruce Graham recently joined CAPTRUST Financial Advisors as a vice president and advisor.
New Hire Roundup: Dana McLaughlin Joins Beirne Wealth Consulting
This week in new hires, CLA Wealth Advisors added George Hostal, and Hartford Funds brought in Shaun McDonald and Dylan White.
MFS Sees Pent-Up Demand Fueling 2013 Growth
James Swanson, MFS’ chief investment strategist, also warned boomers against tying up too much money in U.S. government bonds.
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.
New Hire Roundup: U.S. Bank Wealth Management Welcomes Mook
This week in new hires, David Mook joined U.S. Bank Wealth Management, and Sterne Agee welcomed Robert Mohs to its Chicago office.
Top Portfolio Products: LPL Adds New Offerings to Wealth Platform
MFS rolls out equity income fund and more product-related developments.
New Hire Roundup: FINRA Names New Corporate Communications Head
This week in new hires, FINRA announced that Greg Ahern will be its new head of corporate communications, and Neuberger & Berman welcomed Brendan Gill.